Despite loss Messick pleased with Rams' performance
Made her collegiate debut on Feb. 16 vs. Illinois State, playing at the No. 6 singles position.
Competed at the No. 6 singles position throughout the year winning one match.
Played with two doubles partners at the No. 2 and 3 spots.
Academically, earned Mountain West Scholar-Athlete award, the highest academic honor bestowed by the conference.
Four-year all-conference choice in tennis at Eden Prairie (Minn.) High School...Earned four letters and was an academic all-state selection in 2011 and 2012, in addition to winning the state doubles championship in 2009 ... Team captain in 2011 for head coach Karen Berg.
Born May 25, 1994 in St. Louis Park, Minn. ... Parents are Rex and Susan Buxton ... Older sister Abby played tennis at Nebraska ... majoring in liberal arts.