Illini Poised for Breakout Spring Season
Illini go 7-2 in doubles, 12-7 in singles play
White wins in singles, doubles on Senior Day
White clinches Illinois victory with fourth straight singles win
White clinches victory with comeback on court four
The No. 19 Illini fell to No. 24 Notre Dame, 4-3, on Jan. 20 at the Atkins Tennis Center.
Earned Illinois' Sportsmanship Award at the Big Ten Tournament banquet, given to the athlete from each school who distinguishes herself through sportsmanship, ethical behavior and strong academic performance and who has demonstrated good citizenship outside of tennis ... Picked up nine wins on the year ... Won 15 doubles matches, 10 of which were with Breanne Smutko.
Graduated from Maine South High School ... Was a five-star recruit by TennisRecruiting.net ... Ranked 67th nationally by TennisRecruiting.net ... Ranked No. 1 in the state of Illinois her senior year ... Held a 46-30 singles record over the past year.
Born Jan. 6, 1994 ... Daughter of Tom and Camille O'Connor ... Majoring in business ... Has two siblings, twin sister, Haley and Jesse ... Lists her sister as the person who most influenced her athletic career because she is someone who constantly holds herself to a high standard.