The Northerner

Sunjic dominates freshman season, sweeps postseason awards

Margita Sunjic was named Horizon League tennis player of the year and Horizon League freshman of the year.

Austin Elmore, Assistant Sports Editor

May 3, 2017

Twelve months ago, Margita Sunjic was unsure about coming to the United States. Twelve months later, she capped off her freshman year of tennis at NKU by winning Horizon League Player of the Year, Freshman of the Year, and being named All-Horizon League First Team. Sunjic went 13-3 overall and an outstanding 8-1 in Hor...

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NKU women's tennis player Klara Skopac.

Matt Sexton, Sports Editor

April 28, 2016

When a late winter chill arrived at Northern Kentucky University, the Norse tennis teams made the trip to a warm, indoor facility to continue practices and matches.It was a far different experience growing up for Klara Skopac. In her home country of Croatia, even the indoor courts didn’t provide an escap...

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