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 Sarah Woestmann
Sarah Woestmann

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Wallenhörst, Germany

Height:
6-0


  • Two-time SEC Academic Honor Roll (2008 and 2009)
  • 2007 Singles All-SEC Second Team

2009 (Junior): Played in nine matches for Kentucky ... Ranked as high as No. 83 this year ... Grabbed wins against ETSU, EKU, Winthrop and Clemson ... Suffered a career-ending foot injury.

2008 (Sophomore): Played the majority of matches at the No. 1 singles position ... Was ranked the whole season, being ranked as high as No. 69 ... Started season with four-match win streak ... Clinched the NCAA Tournament First Round for UK against Bianca Jochimsen of Boise State 7-6(4), 6-4 ... Defeated No. 53 Federica van Adrichem of Clemson for the Cats' upset of the Tigers ... Also assisted in UK's sweep and upset of Michigan ... Finished with a 7-3 doubles record, 5-2 in the SEC, with partner Whitney Spencer ... Undefeated at the No. 4 and No. 5 singles positions.

2007 (Freshman): Joined the Wildcats in January as a 17-year-old freshman and made an immediate impact on the squad ... Named to the All-SEC Freshman Team ... Posted a squad-best 21-4 record in singles action and was 18-8 in doubles play, pairing with several different partners ... Notched a big win against fellow freshman standout and the nation's 58th-ranked player Yvette Hyndman of Georgia, 6-4, 7-5 ... Would have been the favorite for the SEC Freshman of the Year award had she competed the entire season, as Hyndman was the eventual winner ... Also pulled off a 6-3, 6-4 win against Florida's Nina Suvak, then ranked 94th, at the No. 3 position ... Teamed with Carolina Escamilla in doubles to knock off Georgia's 30th-ranked duo of Monika Dancevic and Kelley Hyndman, 8-5, during the regular season ... Narrowly fell to Florida's Whiney Benik and Suvak, 9-8 (7) in a near-upset of the tandem.

Junior Career: Rated as the No. 19 recruit nationally in 2006 before joining UK in January 2007 ... Won the Panama Bowl Copa Banco Uno 2006 ... Reached finals at Jerry Simmons ITF Illinois tournament, El Paso Youth Tennis Centre ITF Tournament and the 2a Copa International Britania Pedregal (Mexico) events in 2006 ... Qualified for 2003 U-14 Orange Bowl.

Personal: Daughter of Gregor and Ursula Wöstmann ... Has two older sisters, Anne (24) and Maike (21) ... Born on Oct. 3, 1989 in Osnabrück, Germany.

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