Christen Monreal
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    Christen Monreal

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    San Antonio, TX

    High School:
    Roosevelt

    Height:
    5-5

    Major:
    Legal Studies

    10/06/2010

    USAFA Invitational, 10/3/10

    USAFA Women's Tennis Invitational

    2009-10 (Junior)

    Team MVP after posting 18 singles and 20 doubles victories ... played majority of her matches at the No. 1 singles spot, going 10-12 ... played four nationally ranked players ... won two MWC matches, the No. 1 matches against New Mexico and Colorado State ... played nine three-set matches, won six of them ... posted a 13-4 doubles record with Christine Molina, including an 11-3 mark at the No. 3 position ... played 11 doubles matches with Hannah Dake, three of them against nationally ranked teams.

    2008-09 (Sophomore)

    Tied for the team lead with 22 overall singles victories ... joins fellow junior Sarah Cassman as the first Falcons to post 20 or more singles wins in each of first two seasons since Brooke Parsons in 1999 and 2000 ... split the majority of the season between the No. 1 and 2 positions, finishing the season at the top spot ... went 8-3 at No. 2 ... tied for the team lead with 15 dual match wins ... enjoyed an outstanding doubles season with Allie Chermel ... the pair went 16-9 overall and 15-7 in dual matches, including a 9-1 mark at the No. 3 spot ... they were 3-1 at No. 3 against MWC opponents and had an 11-match winning streak during the campaign ... named MWC Player of the Week and USAFA Athlete of the Week on Feb. 18.

    2007-08 (Freshman)

    Posted team-high 21 overall singles victories, including a 13-10 dual match record, the most dual match wins on the team ... played most of the season at the No. 5 spot ... named AFA's Female Athlete of the Week on March 3 ... defeated Jocelyn Jensen of BYU, 6-2, 6-2, at No. 6 singles, recording Air Force's first singles win over BYU since the 2002 season ... won her singles flight with a perfect 3-0 record at the College of Charleston Shootout ... also won the consolation bracket in her singles flight at the Texas Tech Invitational.

    Before Air Force

    Four-year letterwinner in tennis ... 5A state semifinalist and regional champion as a senior ... selected to the San Antonio News Express "Super Team" as a senior ... did not lose a set in Region IV-5A tournament ... member of 5A all-area team as a junior... Roosevelt HS Athlete of the Year as a senior ... high school tennis coach was Michael Green.

    Personal

    Parents are Michael and Arlene Murphy ... would like to attend graduate school following her time at the Academy ... worked the USAFA Summer Seminar this past summer ... also worked Basic Cadet Training ... active in her squadron as the athletic officer ... also recruited by Syracuse, Seton Hall and North Texas ... favorite food is Chinese food ... favorite book is Interpreter of Maladies ... favorite TV show is family Guy ... credits her parents with the biggest influence in her sports career ... member of cadet squadron 12.

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