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Katie Kargl
Position: Athlete
Height: 5'5"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Downers Grove, Ill.
High School: Downers Grove South
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Kargl Photos
Katie Kargl
Courtesy: TribeAthletics.com
Release: 07/31/2012
SENIOR YEAR (2011-12)
An ITA Scholar-Athlete honoree ... Led W&M with 15 singles wins ... A Provost Award winner ... Clinched the Tribe's 4-3 win over No. 72 Wisconsin with three set win at the No. 6 spot ... Won a pair of qualifying matches to advance to the main draw at the ITA Atlantic Region Singles Championship ... Advanced to the semifinals in the C Flight of the Tribe Invitational and in the top flight at the Hokie Fall Invitational ... Won four of her final five matches, including helping the Tribe to victories over Boston University and Old Dominion ... Advanced to the Round of 16 at the ITA Atlantic Region Doubles Championship along with Kayla Rizzolo.

JUNIOR YEAR (2010-11)
Earned Third-Team All-CAA honors in doubles along with Marlen Mesgarzadeh ... Finished the year with 15 singles wins, including 11 during the dual-match campaign ... Recorded 12 doubles victories, including nine at the No. 2 post ... Tallied three singles wins at the season-opening W&M Invitational during the fall ... Started the dual-match season with five straight wins, including important victories in the Tribe's 4-3 wins over No. 74 Wisconsin, No. 69 College of Charleston and Penn State ... Clinched the victory over College of Charleston with a three-set win at the No. 5 position ... Capped the season winning each of her final two matches of the year in the post season ... Knocked off Yale senior captain Stevi Petrelli in straight sets during the NCAA Tournament ... Clinched the doubles point for the College along with Mesgarzadeh at the No. 2 post in a 4-3 upset of No. 35-ranked VCU ... Upset the No. 50-ranked doubles team in the country vs. Ohio State along with Jeltje Loomans.

SOPHOMORE YEAR (2009-10)
Finished the year with five singles wins and eight doubles victories ... Notched a pair of singles wins at the No. 5 slot in CAA Tournament victories over Delaware and Georgia State.

FRESHMAN YEAR (2008-09)
Finished an impressive freshman campaign, despite battling injuries for most of the season ... Tallied a 19-10 singles ledger, leading the Tribe in singles winning percentage ... Topped W&M in victories during the fall season with a 12-5 ledger ... Notched an overall doubles mark of 15-14, playing mainly with Carmen Pop ... Advanced to the finals of the top singles flight at the Hampton Roads Intercollegiate, before falling to nationally ranked Nadine Fahoum of ODU ... Won the Gary Neal "GQ" Singles Draw at the 2008 June Stewart Invitational ... Advanced to the main draw third round at the ITA East Region Championships ... Ranked No. 29 in the ITA East Region singles rankings following the fall season ... Finished the spring with a 2-1 CAA record, including wins over VCU and Old Dominion ... Clinched the Tribe's 4-3 win over Maryland with a victory at the No. 4 singles spot... Won the Flight B Doubles title at the W&M Invitational playing alongside Carmen Pop.

PREP/JUNIORS
Rated a five-star recruit by the Tennis Recruiting Network ...Ranked No. 31 nationally, No. 3 in the Great Lakes region and No. 1 in the state of Illinois according to the Tennis Recruiting Network ... Received a career-best ranking of No. 30 by the USTA ... Advanced to the round of 16 at the USTA girls' 18 National Championship in 2008 ... Made quarterfinal appearances in both the Midwest girls' 18 Des. January Series and the K-Swiss Junior Tennis Championship in 2008 ... Helped Downers Grove South to an IHSA state runner up finish ... Named all-conference, all-sectional and all-state during all four years of her high school ...Garnered All-America honors as a senior in high school ...Named team MVP during all four years of high school ... Finished third overall in the state singles tournament ... Set a school records with 177 career victories and 45 wins in a single season ... Received the most prestigious award in all of Illinois State High School Tennis, being named as the Tom Pitchford Award winner, given to the player in the state who best exemplifies sportsmanship, character and academic achievement ...A four-time state qualifier ... Finished sixth in state singles championship in 2005 and seventh in 2006 ...A member of Athletes Committed to Excellence from 2004-06 and was the President of the National Honor Society in 2006, 2007 and 2008.

PERSONAL
Born Oct. 18, 1989 in Chicago, Ill. ... The daughter of Jeff and Lisa Kargl ... Father, Jeff, played tennis played tennis at Lake Forest College from 1980-81 and at DePaul University from 1982-83 ... A public policy major with a business minor.
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