GoBlueRaiders.com THE OFFICIAL WEBSITE OF MIDDLE TENNESSEE STATE UNIVERSITY ATHLETICS
« Return to roster 

2007-2008 Women's Tennis Roster


Ann-Kristin Siljestrom

Class: SR-3L
Height: 5-8
Previous School: Norra Real
Hometown: Stockholm, Sweden

2007-08 (Senior)
Fall:
Ended the fall with a 4-4 record ... Had four-straight wins beginning at the St. Mary's Classic hosted by Tennessee ... Played teammate Claudia Szabo in the championship match at the UTC Steve Baras Fall Classic ... Teamed up with Marlene Chemin to post a 6-2 doubles record ... The pair defeated teammates Hartman and Szabo in the championship match of the Steve Baras Fall Classic 6-1 ... Won four straight doubles matches beginning on Sept. 21.

Spring: Posted 12 singles wins and nine doubles victories ... Had five wins at the No. 1 position ... Notched wins over Louisville's Lauren Imre, Evelien Strijker of UAB and UT-San Antonio's Caroline Dedering ... Fell to Vanderbilt's 29th-ranked Amanda Taylor ... Posted a 9-13 doubles mark ... Notch a 6-5 record when playing with Claudia Szabo.

2006-07 (Junior)
Fall:
Posted three singles wins and five doubles victories ... All three singles triumphs came at Ole Miss Classic, defeating Brittany Serret of Southern Miss, Murray State's Anne Pennington and Georgia's Lara Fakhoury ... Also had losses to Vanderbilt's 17th-ranked Amanda Fish, Arizona State's 50th-ranked Amanda Clark and a three-set defeat to Florida International's Egle Petrauskite ... Posted 5-1 doubles mark with Marlene Chemin, including triumphs over Vanderbilt (Bertrand-Ferrell), Arizona State (Abdula-Cappannalo) and two over Louisville (Gorbea-Baez, Klokotsky-van Aerde) at June Stewart Invitational.
Spring: Compiled four singles and nine doubles dual match victories ... Played No. 2 singles in all 20 dual matches ... Defeated Tennessee Tech's Margot Carter and UT Martin's Sara Leavy to start the year ... Lost in three sets to Louisville's Natalie Laszkowski ... Won 7-5, 6-1, over Chattanooga's Lindsey Ballard before dropping a three-set decision to Air Force's Lauren Wilson ... Lost in straight sets to South Alabama's 112th-ranked Michaela Babicova and in three sets to UAB's Gulsah Esen ... Defeated Arkansas State's Zeljka Minic in straight sets ... Dropped a straight-set decision to Troy's Rawia Elsisi and lost in three sets to Houston's Loli Gomez ... Compiled 5-5 doubles mark with Marlene Chemin, including victories against Louisville (Gorbea-van Aerde), Chattanooga (Ballard-Zhukova) and Air Force (Shortridge-Wilson) ... Three of her doubles wins came with Stephanie Parkison, defeating UAB (Esen-Maier-Knapp), Nevada (Dinh-Bach-Pham) and Western Kentucky (Waiz-Trigg) ... Other doubles triumph came with Hala Sufi versus Ole Miss (Somers-Tokarieva).

2005-06 (Sophomore)
Fall:
Posted 5-5 singles record and 7-4 doubles mark ... Half of singles matches were three sets, compiling 2-3 mark ... Split pair of matches at UTC Baras Classic, both in three sets ... Lost all four matches at UK Fall Invitational, two in three sets ... Came back with four-match winning streak to end the fall, including victories over Ball State's Stephanie Farrar, Jacksonville State's Babette Lombardi, UT Martin's Elizma Schoonees and teammate Marlene Chemin in championship of MT Fall Invitational ... Posted 4-3 mark in doubles with Claudia Szabo and 2-1 record with Pooja Kommireddi ... Siljestrom-Szabo won twice and reached finals of UTC Baras Classic before falling to Chattanooga (Adams-Zhokova) ... Duo split four matches at MT Fall Invite, posting wins over Belmont (Rhodes-Johansson) and Jacksonville State (Lopes-Abby) ... Lost first match but won final two at UK Fall Invite with Kommireddi, including victories over Marshall (Paradis-Asel) and East Tennessee (Byrne-Batsula).
Spring: Posted 13-7 singles mark, playing 16 of 20 matches at No. 4 in the lineup ... Won four of her first five outings, with victories over UT-San Antonio's Karen Scida, Wichita State's Ana Ines Exeni and Chattanooga's Bonnie Adams ... Defeated Troy's Annabelle Bares in three sets, one of seven three-set triumphs during the academic year ... Won three in a row at the beginning of March over Texas A&M-Corpus Christi's Lana Burton, Houston's Sonja Nikolic and Murray State's Adriana Alvarez before dropping a straight-set decision to VCU's 80th-ranked Olga Borisova ... Lost in three sets to Indiana State's Fadzai Masiyazi in the midst of a four-match losting streak ... Rebounded with five consecutive wins to end the year, including three-set triumphs against Arkansas Little Rock's Ellie Vicary, Arkansas State's Maria Oprea and UAB's Annemieke Elsholz ... Posted 8-12 dual match doubles mark, playing with Kelly Adams and Pooja Kommireddi ... Had 6-8 record with Adams, including victories over Chattanooga (Bragato-Knizat), Texas A&M-Corpus Christi (Schmidt-Abeaboeru), Memphis (Feichtinger-Wieser) and UAB (Esen-Elsholz) ... Compiled 3-2 mark with Kommireddi, including wins against UT-San Antonio (Drabkova-Kukla) and Wichita State (Browning-Richey).

2004-05 (Freshman)
Spring:
Enrolled in January ... Posted 15-6 dual match singles record, playing mostly at No. 4 ... Tallied 12-9 doubles dual match record playing at No. 1 with Jennifer Klaschka, earning All-Sun Belt honors ... Started the year with six straight victories, including a three-set triumph over 117th-ranked Nika Koukhartchouk of Ole Miss ... Defeated Penn State's Katelyn BeVard and Kristin Noble of Memphis ... Put together another five-match winning streak in April, including victories over Megan Schmulbach (North Texas), Annemieke Elsholz (UAB) and Nikhila Narra of Southern Miss ... Won four of first five doubles tilts with Klaschka, including wins over Louisville (Gracanin-Stewart) and fourth-ranked Kovacek-Gersic of New Mexico ... Picked up another win over 46th-ranked Marshall (Good-Hock) ... Ended year on five-match winning streak, with victories over UAB (Esen-Maier-Knapp), Southern Miss (Narra-Price) and North Texas (Lee-Harris).

Personal
Ann-Kristin Siljestrom ... Daughter of Dana and Anders Siljestrom ... Born March 18, 1986, in Stockholm, Sweden ... Majoring in Environmental Science ... Has played tennis since age six ... Currently plays club tennis for TSK Malmen in Stockholm ... Ranked 14th in U-18 in Sweden ... Brother, Andreas, played for the Blue Raider men's team.