Danielle Morin
Danielle Morin
Height: 5'8"
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Colorado Springs, Colo.
High School: Homeschool
Major: Biology (Computer Science minor)

Honors:

  • USA South All-Academic (2015-16)

Career Match-by-Match Stats: 2015-16

2015-16 (Freshman): In singles play, competed in 20 matches, going 12-8 with a team-best 10-2 USA South record... Won six of her final eight singles matches of the year, including a three-set win over Huntingdon's Maya Jones (April 9)... Collected first dual match collegiate win with a 6-2, 6-1 victory over Maryville's Jenny Pavlides (Feb. 27)... Won four straight matches twice during the year... Went 1-1 at the ITA Regional tournament in the fall, defeating Rhodes' Grace Gianoli 8-4 in a consolation round... Named to USA South All-Academic team

High School: Was homeschooled but played tennis at Colorado Springs Christian School... Competed at No. 2 singles all four years... As a senior, she finished first in her league and third in regionals with an overall record of 14-1... Also placed third at regionals as a junior... Also had the opportunity to compete overseas at a tournament in Kalmar, Sweden in 2013... Qualified for the 2015 State Games of America and earned a silver medal in doubles and bronze in singles

Personal: Born Oct. 14, 1998 in Colorado Springs, Colo. ... Mother is Michelle Morin... Favorite Bible verse is 2 Timothy 1:7... Majoring in Biology with a minor in Computer Science... Plans to attend medical school and become a practicing surgical oncologist... Was a recipient of the Donaldson Memorial Science Scholarship, awarded to one qualified freshman applicant who intends to pursue a degree in biology, chemistry, or physics... Graduated high school two years early and will be 17 when the 2016 spring season gets underway... Favorite athletes are Tim Tebow and Rafael Nadal