Lauren Gruber
Lauren Gruber

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Milwaukee, Wis.

High School:
Whitefish Bay

Last College:
Delaware

Height:
5-4

Experience:
2V

Honors: Team's "Grinder" Award (2012) ... Team's Strength and Conditioning Lifter of the Year (2011)

2011-12 Sinlges: Finished the dual season at 2-2 ... competed at courts 4, 5 and 6 ... recorded her last win as a Badger with a 6-0, 6-0 shutout victory over Green Bay's Maria Anderson (Jan. 22) ... went 7-5 in the fall ... finished 2-1 at the Green and White Invitational ... registered 3-0 record at ITA second chance regional en route to being crowned champion of the Red singles flight ... posted a 2-1 record at the Gopher Invitational

2011-12 Doubles: Went 5-1 in spring doubles play ... got off to a 4-0 start with partner Caroline Bauer ... played all but one match at court three ... started the dual season 4-0 with three wins at No. 3 and another at No. 2 ... recorded a 4-7 record in the fall ... finished 2-1 at the Green and White Invitational with Caroline Bauer

2010-11 Singles: Posted a 4-2 record in spring dual matches ... lost lone Big Ten match ... went 2-0 at No. 5 position and 2-2 at No. 6 singles ... earned back-to-back 6-0, 6-0 wins over Melissa Kaufmann of Western Illinois and Mary Ellen Donovan of Milwaukee in a doubleheader at Nielsen Tennis Stadium (Feb. 20) ... went 3-3 in fall season ... posted a 1-1 record at the ITA Midwest Regional Championship ... went 2-2 in flight C at the Wildcat Invitational

2010-11 Doubles: Finished 2-0 in spring dual matches, picking up both wins paired with Caroline Bauer at No. 3 doubles ... finished 1-3 during the fall ... went 0-1 at the ITA Midwest Regional Championship partnered with Aleksandra Markovic ... finished with a 1-2 record at the Wildcat Invitational partnered with Markovic

2009-10 Singles: Went 1-1 in dual play at the No. 6 position ... dropped lone Big Ten match ... defeated Green Bay's Maria Anderson in straight sets 6-0, 6-0 ... went 7-3 during the fall season ... began UW career going 3-0 at Milwaukee Tennis Classic ... won first match as a Badger over April Kerr of Western Michigan University 6-0, 7-5

2009-10 Doubles: Went 1-3 in doubles matches ... paired with Jessica Seyferth at the No. 3 position ... defeated then-No. 47 Purdue's Tirumurti and Golder 8-6 for lone Big Ten win ... went 3-1 during the fall ... went 2-0 at Wildcat Invite paired with Hannah Berner

2008-09: Played her rookie season at Delaware ... went 20-5 in singles playing at the No. 2 and 4 positions ... went 22-7 in doubles

High School: Compiled an overall record of 129-4 at Whitefish Bay High School ... 2006 Wisconsin State Tournament Individual Champion ... 2007 Wisconsin State Tournament Individual Runner-up ... third place in the state as a sophomore and top-16 in the state as a freshman ... First Team All-State 2005-2007 ... ranked 25th among 18-and-unders in the USTA's Midwest Region ... ranked no. 328 nationally ... two-year starter for the Whitefish Bay basketball team ... National Honor Society President ... high-honor roll student

Personal: Parents are David and Nancy Gruber ... father played basketball at Delaware from 1977-1980 ... brother Steven plays basketball at Brown University... major is nutritional sciences

Gruber's Career Singles Records (as of May 2, 2012)

Season Overall Dual Tour. Fall Big Ten No. 1 No. 2 No. 3 No. 4 No. 5 No. 6
2009-10 8-4 1-1 --- 7-3 0-1 --- --- --- --- --- 1-1
2010-11 7-5 4-2 --- 3-3 0-1 --- --- --- --- 2-0 2-2
2011-12 9-7 2-2 --- 7-5 0-1 --- --- --- 1-0 1-1 0-1
Career 24-16 7-5 --- 17-11 0-3 --- --- --- 1-0 3-1 3-4

Gruber's Career Doubles Records (as of May 2, 2012)

Season Overall Dual Tour. Fall Big Ten No. 1 No. 2 No. 3
2009-10 4-4 1-3 --- 3-1 1-3 --- --- 1-3
2010-11 3-3 2-0 --- 1-3 --- --- --- 2-0
2011-12 9-8 5-1 --- 4-7 --- --- 1-0 4-1
Career 16-15 8-4 --- 8-11 1-3 --- 1-0 7-4
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