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Kenna Erickson Season 2023-24

Height
5'10
Class
Freshman
Hometown
Lakeway, Texas
High School
Austin Tennis Academy
Experience
HS

2024 SEC All-Freshman Team
2024 ITA Southern Region Rookie of the Year

FRESHMAN YEAR (2023-24)
Posted a 10-9 singles record and a 10-11 doubles record after joining the program in January … Earned seven wins in doubles playing at the No. 1 spot alongside Anita Sahdiieva, including four against nationally ranked foes … Was the hero in LSU’s 4-1 win over No. 14 South Carolina, clinching LSU’s first Top 25 win in three years by winning 6-3, 7-5 at the No. 6 spot … Was one of two Tigers alongside Anita Sahdiieva to score a singles and/or doubles point in all six of LSU’s SEC wins this season … Became the first LSU Tiger since Eden Richardson in 2018 to earn a spot on the SEC All-Freshman team … Final ranking of No. 67 in the ITA doubles rankings with Sahdiieva … Voted the ITA Southern Region’s Rookie of the Year by the coaches in the region.

PRIOR TO LSU
Blue-chip recruit from Lakeway, Texas … No. 3 recruit from the state of Texas in the Class of 2024 according to tennisrecruiting.net … Decorated junior career, claiming multiple golden balls and ITF junior titles … Claimed a golden ball in singles by winning the 2021 USTA National Indoor Championship and one in doubles after winning the 2022 Easter Bowl alongside doubles partner Ava Rodriguez … Earned bronze balls in singles at the 2021 USTA National Indoor Championship as well as one in doubles at the 2022 National Clay Court Championship … Won the J60 San José doubles title in January, her first doubles title of the year, and followed that up with a doubles title at the J30 Eau Claire alongside Kayla Chung just a month later … Trained at the Austin Tennis Academy, one of the country’s strongest tennis academies.

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