Women's Tennis


Candy Graetz
Candy Graetz

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Mount Eliza, Australia

High School:
The Peninsula School

Height:
5-8

Birthdate:
04/09/1988

Juniors/High School
Played her high school tennis at The Peninsula School in Mt. Eliza, Australia ... Led her team to the Pizzey Cup title, equivalent to a conference championship ... As a member of the Victorian Team, led her high school to a 2004 finish of fourth and third in 2005 ... Received General Academic Excellence in 2001, 2003 and 2006, an award given to the top 10 students with the best results for the year ... Captained her squad to the State Grade Pennant, the highest level of competition in Australia ... Former players of the Pennant include Mark Philippoussis, Richard Fromberg and Mark Hlawaty, who is Serena Williams hitting partner.

Personal
Born Candice Madelyn Graetz on April 9, 1988...Daughter of Clive and Sharyn Graetz ... Has a twin brother named Linton ... Her biggest thrill in sports came as the captain of the State Grade Pennant championship team ... Favorite athlete is Roger Federer because he is not only a world champion but is still down to earth, classy and professional ... Names Steve Foot, her tennis coach, as the most influential person in her athletic career because he never stopped believing in her ... Cites her parents as being the most influential people in her life because they are great role models themselves and are always encouraging her ... Has aspirations of playing professionally before taking on a career in physiotherapy.

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GRAETZ'S CAREER STATS
SINGLES
Season
Overall
Big Ten
Big Ten Tournament
NCAA Tournament
NCAA Singles
2007-08
0-0
0-0
0-0
0-0
0-0
TOTAL:
0-0
0-0
0-0
0-0
0-0
DOUBLES
Season
Overall
Big Ten
Big Ten Tournament
NCAA Tournament
NCAA Doubles
2007-08
0-0
0-0
0-0
0-0
0-0
TOTAL:
0-0
0-0
0-0
0-0
0-0

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