Shannon Sertz
Shannon Sertz
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Fairview, Pa.
High School: Fairview

Rose to the occasion last year when elevated to the top half of the singles lineup.

2017-18: Elevated to No. 3 singles, and responded with a 15-9 record, including a 14-5 mark in dual matches … Added 15 wins in doubles, including 13 at the second flight in duals … Logged a four-match winning streak during matches played March 16-29, book-ended by thrilling three-set wins against Indiana Universty-East (March 16; 6-4, 4-6, 1-0 (5)) and archrival Wittenberg (March 29; 6-2, 6-7 (3), 7-6 (6)) … Won five straight doubles matches with partner Laura Haley to kick-start March slate … ITA Scholar-Athlete and member of the NCAC Academic Honor Roll.

2016-17: Provided immediate consistency in the lower singles tiers along with a winning doubles record … Named NCAC Player of the Week (March 20), going 4-0 on spring break trip to Hilton Head Island, S.C. … In that stretch, came through with decisive two-set victory against Concordia (March 14) as part of 5-4 team win … On the year, went 8-7 in dual matches, including 2-1 mark at No. 5 and 2-0 record at No. 6 … Paired with Dora Mase at No. 3 doubles, going 7-5 on the season … Posted a four-match win streak from March 1 through March 20 … Earned ITA Scholar-Athlete Recognition.

Prior to Wooster: Three-time first-team all-region selection while prepping under father, Richard, at Fairview High School … Twice named Erie Times all-district selection … Part of 2014 and 2015 District 10 AAA Championship teams … District champion in singles in 2014 and in doubles in 2015 … Career combined record of 54-23.

Personal: Born July 26, 1998 … Daughter of Richard and Lisa Sertz … Majoring in psychology.