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2004-2005 Women's Tennis Roster

Jennifer Klaschka

Class: SR
Height: 5-7
Previous School: Fachoberschule Bad Worishofen
Hometown: Kaufering, Germany

Klaschka's Game Strong baseliner ... Should be an immediate impact player ... Has potential to be top 50 nationally.

2004 Ranked 63rd in the ITA poll in the fall, the highest singles ranking of her career ... Earned a bid to the ITA All-American Championships in the qualifying draw ... Klaschka lost in the first round of the All-Americans to Helena Besovic of TCU 2-6, 2-6 and fell to Blair DeSesa of Rice 2-6, 2-6 in the back draw ... Won two matches in the ITA Southeast Regional to reach the round of 16 in the main singles draw ... Klaschka opened the regional with a 6-1, 6-1 win over Eastern Kentucky's Hannah Bartsch and a 6-3, 6-3 victory over Ana Novaes of Winthrop ... She exited the tournament with a 3-6, 2-6 loss to No. 1 seed and 9th ranked Aibika Kalsarieva of Kentucky ... Placed fourth in the St. Mary's Classic at the University of Tennessee to begin the fall season ... Ended the fall with a 4-7 record in singles and 1-3 record in doubles ... Voted to the Sun Belt All-Conference team in singles and doubles ... Finished the season ranked 98 in the ITA poll ... Had a record of 22-7 in singles and 24-9 in doubles ... Played exclusively at the No. 2 position in the spring, dropping just four matches ... Was a perfect 3-0 against ranked and Sun Belt opponents ... Klaschka's biggest win of the season came against Vanderbilt's Kelly Schmandt defeating the 69th ranked player 6-4, 6-2 ... With doubles partner Laura McNamara, Klaschka defeated Vanderbilt's 27th ranked doubles team at the No. 2 spot 8-3.

2002-03: Won the Flight Two Singles at the Furman Fall Invitational ... Picked up wins over two ranked opponents including No. 88 Daniela Alavarez from Clemson and No. 85 Ashley Schellhas of Vanderbilt ... Played in her first ITA Southeast Regional Tournament ... Finished the fall with a 7-3 record in singles ... Paired with three different partners in doubles ... Posted her best record with Laura McNamara as the duo only lost one match and posted a 5-1 record ... Went 2-1 when partnered with Manon Kruse winning the consolation round at the Furman Fall Invitational ... Was 1-2 with Jacqui Williams at the Kentucky Fall Classic ... Ended the fall with an 8-4 record in doubles ... Struggled to start dual match season in 2003 after recovering from an injury in the fall of 2002 ... After dropping her first three matches to start the season, Klaschka went 13-6 to close out the season including ending the year on a six-match winning streak ... Played every match at No. 2 except one stint at No. 1 singles and won ... Had a 4-0 record against Sun Belt opponents ... 11-2 record outdoors ... Recorded a 18-8 record in doubles ... Opened the fall season strong with a third place finish in flight A at the Doctor's Vision Center going 3-1 ... A freak accident cut her fall season short when she broke a bone in her foot after a double's match with partner Laura McNamara ... In doubles, she and McNamara won the losers bracke finals at the Doctor's Vision Center in Flight A ... It was at the Furman Invitational that Klaschka was injured before the flnals of doubles Flight 2.


Entered Middle Tennessee for the spring semester ... Defeated No. 98th ranked Patty Aburto of TCU in just her fourth collegiate match ... Also defeated Kentucky's Lauren Rookledge, who ended the season ranked No. 78th, at No. 2 singles ... Ended the season 10-7 in singles and 14-6 in doubles ... Had a record of 2-1 at the No. 1 singles spot ... Played most of the spring at the No. 2 singles position and had a record of 7-6 ... Was 6-3 outdoors and 2-1 in tie-breaker matches ... Perfect at home with a 4-0 record ... Played No. 1 doubles at the Sun Belt Tournament pairing with Manon Kruse to defeat New Mexico State 8-5.

High School: Attended Fachoberschule Bad Worishofen in Kaufering, Germany.

Personal: Currently undecided on a major ... Enjoys inline skating, going to the movies and dancing ... Sister Sabine is ranked 190th by the Women's Tennis Association ... Born Oct. 25, 1981 ... Daughter of Gerd and Christine Klaschka.