Melissa Holzinger
Melissa Holzinger

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Dallas, Texas

High School:
Plano West

Last College:
Cleveland State

Experience:
1L


04/27/2011

MWC Tennis Championships

Round 1, Colorado State vs New Mexico

2010-11 (Senior): Compiled a 27-17 career singles record in her two-year stance with the Rams... Ranked fourth in CSU records with all-time wins at No. 6 singles with 17... Honored with MW Player of the Week for the week of March 23... Extended a season-high four-match winning streak, helping the Rams defeat Cal State Fullerton (5-2) and Eastern Washington (7-0)...2010-11 MW Scholar-Athlete award...Also earned spring 2011 academic all-conference award.

2009-10 (Junior): The team MVP in her debut season at CSU, led the Rams in singles winning percentage, going 16-10, including a 13-8 mark during dual play, competing primarily at the Nos. 5 and 6 positions...Called by coaches the most consistent player all year, moved up in the lineup as the season progressed...Climbed into the record book, tying for fifth all-time in dual wins at the No. 6 singles position with nine...Also compiled eight doubles victories playing with Lauren Mulhern and Tori Arneson during the dual season...After dropping her first CSU match, won four straight singles contests on two occasions, from Feb. 7-20 and March 6-April 3...Following the season, earned the Scholar-Athlete award from the ITA, in addition to academic all-conference honors from the Mountain West.

Cleveland State: Competed at the Division I level from 2007-09 for Cleveland State University in Cleveland, Ohio...Compiled 63 total wins in both singles and doubles competition...Named in 2009 second-team Horizon League all-conference...Was the 2007 Cleveland State Player of the Year...Played at the No. 1 singles position her freshman year...Was named second-team all-Horizon League her freshman year...Made the Dean's List in 2008.

High School: Attended Plano West High School in Plano, Texas, graduating as the No. 1 player in Texas junior competition...Compiled a career singles record of 49-8...Helped her school to back-to-back state team championships (2004-05)...Awarded Dallas Morning News Newcomer of the Year in 2004...Won MVP honors as a sophomore and freshman...Owns the most wins by a freshman... Ranked #1 in Texas in junior tennis and have always been a top hundred player in the nation since age 12.

Personal: Born Sept. 30, 1988, in Plano, Texas...Daughter of Julie Salomon and Chuck Holzinger...Mother Julie played tennis at the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor...Has three brothers, Matt, Michael and Max...Brother Matt plays college soccer at Florida Southern...Majoring in human development and family studies... Scholar-athlete with a 3.9 GPA.

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