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Kari Wig
Kari Wig

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Cochrane, Alberta

High School:
Cochrane

Height:
5-9


At Michigan ... Four-year varsity letterwinner (2008-11) ... Two-time Academic All-Big Ten selection (2009-10) ... Two-time U-M Athletic Academic Achievement award winner (2010, 2011) ... Big Ten Sportsmanship honoree (2010).

Senior (2010-11) ... U-M Athletic Academic Achievement Award honoree ... Singles ... 5-10 overall record ... 0-1 dual-match record ... 0-1 at No. 6 ... Doubles ... 6-6 overall record ... Paired with Denise Muresan to advance to the quarterfinals of the USTA/ITA Midwest Championships (Oct. 21-26) ... 3-1 with Denise Muresan, 2-2 with Taylor Fournier, 1-3 with Michelle Sulahian.

Junior (2009-10) ... Earned third varsity letter ... Big Ten Sportsmanship honoree ... U-M Athletic Academic Achievement award winner ... ITA Scholar Athlete ... Singles ... 11-6 overall record with a 5-3 region mark ... 1-0 dual-match record (1-0 at No. 6) ... Made dual-match debut against Michigan State (March 20) ... Took third place in the Wolverine Flight at the Wolverine Invitational (Oct. 2-4) ... Went 2-0 at Michigan Invitational (Jan. 16-18) ... Doubles ... 5-4 overall record ... Paired with Taylor Fournier (3-3) and Michelle Sulahian (2-1).

Sophomore (2008-09) ... Earned second varsity letter ... Academic All-Big Ten ... Singles... 6-6 overall record ... 2-1 regional record ... 2-0 dual-match record at No. 6 ... 2-0 record during Big Ten regular season ... 4-6 record in tournament play ... went 0-3 at Michigan Invitational (Jan. 17-19) ... went 1-1 at Thunderbird Invitational (Nov. 7-9) ... went 1-1 in qualifying at Wilson/ITA Midwest Regional Championships (Oct. 23-28) ... went 2-1 at San Diego State Fall Classic (Oct. 3-5) ... Doubles... 1-3 overall record ... 1-1 regional record ... 1-3 record in tournament play ... went 0-2 with Lindsey Howard and Michelle Sulahian at Thunderbird Invitational (Nov. 7-9) ... went 1-1 with Howard in main draw at Wilson/ITA Midwest Regional Championships (Oct. 23-28).

Freshman (2007-08) ... Earned first varsity letter ... Singles... 6-9 overall record ... 4-3 regional record ... 1-1 dual-match record at No. 6 ... defeated Hawaii's Jennifer Goldman, 7-6(3), 6-3, for first career dual-match win (Feb. 28) ... 5-8 record in tournament play ... went 1-2 at Michigan Invitational (Jan. 11-13) ... went 1-3 at Thunderbird Invitational (Nov. 2-4) ... went 0-2 in main draw at Wilson/ITA Midwest Regional Championships (Oct. 18-23) ... went 3-1 and reached finals of "Blue" flight at Wolverine Invitational (Sept. 28-30), defeating Notre Dame's Denise Ellison (7-5, 6-2) for first collegiate win ... Doubles... 1-9 overall record ... 1-6 regional record ... 1-9 record in tournament play ... went 0-2 with Tanvi Dudhela and Allie Shafner at Michigan Invitational (Jan. 11-13) ... went 0-3 with Dudhela at Thunderbird Invitational (Nov. 2-4) ... went 0-2 with Dudhela in main draw at Wilson/ITA Midwest Regional Championships (Oct. 18-23) ... went 1-2 with Lindsey Howard at Wolverine Invitational (Sept. 28-30), including a 9-8(7) decision over Western Michigan's Ashley Moccia/Saruta for first collegiate win.

Prep ... Attended Cochrane High School (2007) ... honor roll student ... did not compete in high school tennis ... ranked as high as No. 77 among high school seniors by tennisrecruiting.net. National/International ... Top-ranked player in Alberta for Girls' 18s (2004-06) and Girls' 16s (2004-05) ... ranked as high as No. 382 in International Tennis Federation (ITF) ... finished 2005 ranked No. 7 for Girls' 18s and No. 4 for Girls' 16s in Canada ... 2005 Stanley Park doubles champion, singles finalist ... two-time bronze medalist at Canada Summer Games (2005) ... two-time sportsmanship award at Canadian Nationals (2004-05).

Personal ... Kari Lynn Wig was born September 3, 1989 ... daughter of Ken and Janet Wig ... sister, Riva, played tennis at the University of Nebraska ... enrolled in the College of Literature, Science and the Arts ... psychology major.

Career Statistics

Singles Overall Dual Tourn. Big Ten* #1 #2 #3 #4 #5 #6
2007-08 6-9 1-1 5-8 0-0 -- -- -- -- -- 1-1
2008-09 6-6 2-0 4-6 2-0 -- -- -- -- -- 2-0
2009-10 11-6 1-0 10-6 1-0 -- -- -- -- -- 1-0
2010-11 5-10 0-1 5-9 0-1 0-1
Career 28-31 4-2 24-29 3-1 -- -- -- -- -- 4-1
Doubles Overall Dual Tourn. Big Ten* #1 #2 #3
2007-08 1-9 0-0 1-9 0-0 -- -- --
2008-09 1-3 0-0 1-3 0-0 -- -- --
2009-10 5-4 0-0 5-4 0-0 -- -- --
2010-11 6-6 0-0 6-6
Career 13-22 0-0 13-22 0-0 -- -- --

* Big Ten Conference dual-match record (regular season)

   

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