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     Alexander Raa
    Alexander Raa


    Bergen, Norway

    High School:
    Tertnes VGS


    Men's Tennis Picks Up Conference Win At Detroit

    The Flames defeated the Titans 5-2


    Men's Tennis Drops To Northern Illinois

    The Flames return to conference competition April 13


    Men's Tennis Welcomes Northern Illinois

    Competition begins at 4:30 p.m. (CT)


    Men's Tennis Falls At Green Bay

    The Flames return home April 8 to face Northern Illinois


    Men's Tennis Travels To Green Bay

    The Flames compete in their third conference match of the season

    Raa's Photo Gallery

    Singles Career Record
    2012-13: 10-16
    2011-12: 6-17
    2010-11: 5-17
    Total: 21-50

    Horizon League Singles Career Record

    2012-13: 2-6
    2011-12: 2-5
    2010-11: 2-5
    Total: 6-16

    Doubles Career Record

    2012-13: 9-15
    2011-12: 8-13
    2010-11: 13-9
    Total: 30-37

    Horizon League Doubles Career Record

    2012-13: 2-5
    2011-12: 5-2
    2010-11: 7-2
    Total: 14-9

    • Contributed with wins in five of UIC's victories.
    • Produced wins against Western Michigan, Bradley, Southern Illinois and Cleveland State.
    • Combined with Rahul Kamath for most of the season in doubles and came away with an overall record of 9-9, 2-1 in the Horizon League.
    • Went 3-0 in doubles at the River Forest Invitational.
    • Named to the All-League Second Team.


    • Went 2-2 at the River Forest Invitational in the fall season.
    • Competed at the USTA/ITA Midwest Regional.
    • Collected wins against Bradley and Washburn.
    • Won his last two matches of the season against Horizon League foes Youngstown State and Valparaiso.
    • Paired with Rahul Kamath in doubles, the duo went 8-8 and produced a winning record of 5-2 in the Horizon League.


    • Received Horizon League Co-Newcomer of the Year.
    • Was the only Flame to be named All-Horizon League First Team.
    • Tied for first on the team with most doubles wins this season at 13.
    • Recorded the only point versus then No. 59 Northwestern.
    • Played all but one match at the top spot for the Flames in the spring season.

    PREP AND PERSONAL: Norweigan Champion in doubles and mixed (Juniors) ... Regional Champion ... Played three years for Koblenz Tennis Club in Germany from 2008-2010 ... Helped Koblenz Tennis Club advance to a higher league ... born August 12, 1991 ... son of Karin Furuberg and Karsten Raa ... Currently enrolled as a Biochemistry major.