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Whoriskey Sweeps Pro Circuit Titles

Former Lady Vol Caitlin Whoriskey began her summer off on the right foot this weekend sweeping the singles and doubles titles from the ITF Head/First Federal $10,000 tournament at Van Der Meer Tennis Club.

Via The State

Caitlin Whoriskey is unlikely to forget her first ever USTA Pro Circuit singles championship.

Her gritty display during a spectacular second set sealed a dynamic double for the Cape Cod native. A day after Whoriskey and playing partner Sonja Molnar captured the doubles championship, Whoriskey outlasted No. 1 seed Elise Mertens 6-4, 7-6 to win the ITF Head/First Federal $10,000 tournament at Van Der Meer Tennis Club.

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Happy Birthday - May 13: Brodus, Rairden and Lindl

On May 13 we send Happy Birthday wishes to senior football specialist Derrick Brodus, senior swimmer Sam Rairden and freshman tennis player Brittany Lindl


Happy Birthday - April 18: Repic and Popson

On April 18, we send Happy Birthday wishes to freshman tennis player Eve Repic and former Lady Vol golf star Erica Popson

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Happy Birthday - Feb. 25: Joanna Henderson

On Feb. 25, we send Happy Birthday wishes to tennis junior Joanna Henderson.

Pluskota Featured As A "Woman In The Game"


Former UT standout Natalie Pluskota has been honored as a "Woman In the Game" by the Nashville Local Organizing Committee. 

The Women in the Game initiative was developed to honor female athletes from all walks of life, and all levels of ability. 
Read the complete profile HERE
On Oct. 24, we wish a very Happy Birthday to Lady Vol tennis players Kayla McMurry and Victoria Olivarez and Vols defensive back Byron Moore.

Kayla McMurry Victoria Olivarez Byron Moore
Happy Birthday on Oct. 7 to current women's tennis freshman Laurence GuevremontAlso celebrating a birthday today are former Vol football long snapper Nick Guess, former men's pole vaulter Robert Rasnick and former baseball pitcher Rich DeLucia, who went on to pitch for the Seattle Mariners, Cincinnati Reds, St. Louis Cardinals, San Francisco Giants, Anaheim Angels and Cleveland Indians from 1990-99.

Laurence Guevremont Nick Guess Robert Rasnick

Happy Birthday - Sept. 28: Tyler Coombes, Ambika Pande, Robert Meachem

On Sept. 28, we celebrate the birthdays of Tennessee defensive back Tyler Coombes and Lady Vol tennis freshman Ambika Pande.

Tyler Coombes Ambika Pande

Also celebrating a birthday today is former Tennessee standout and current New Orleans wide receiver Robert Meachem.

Happy Birthday - Sept. 19: Nikki Brice & Kata Szekely

On Sept. 19, we send Happy Birthday wishes to junior volleyball player Nikki Brice and recent women's tennis graduate Kata Szekely.

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Happy Birthday - Sept. 18: Geraldo Orta, Tiffany Tavares

On Sept. 18, we celebrate the birthdays of Vols defensive back Geraldo Orta and Lady Vol tennis sophomore Tiffany Tavares.

Geraldo Orta Tiffany Tavares

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