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     Alexander Raa
    Alexander Raa

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Bergen, Norway

    High School:
    Tertnes VGS


    07/24/2014

    Top Flames Moment: Men's Tennis Wins Senior Day against Youngstown State

    Flames defeat Horizon League opponent, 4-3, on April 19

    07/24/2014

    Top Flames Moment: Men's Tennis Wins Senior Day against Youngstown State

    Flames defeat Horizon League opponent, 4-3, on April 19

    06/26/2014

    Top Flames Moment: Men's Tennis Extends Win Streak to Three

    Flames win three in a row following victory over Bradley

    06/26/2014

    Top Flames Moment: Men's Tennis Extends Win Streak to Three

    Flames win three in a row following victory over Bradley

    06/03/2014

    Sixty-Three UIC Student-Athletes Named to HL 2013-14 Honor Roll

    Student-athletes were honored in both the fall and spring semesters

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    Singles Career Record
    2013-14: 3-12
    2012-13: 10-16
    2011-12: 6-17
    2010-11: 5-17
    Total: 24-62

    Horizon League Singles Career Record
    2013-14: 0-7
    2012-13: 2-6
    2011-12: 2-5
    2010-11: 2-5
    Total: 6-23

    Doubles Career Record
    2013-14: 6-6
    2012-13: 9-15
    2011-12: 8-13
    2010-11: 13-9
    Total: 36-43

    Horizon League Doubles Career Record
    2013-14: 3-2
    2012-13: 2-5
    2011-12: 5-2
    2010-11: 7-2
    Total: 17-11

    2013-14
    *Contributed a singles win in sweep over Western Illinois
    *Was UIC's only doubles win against DePaul on Jan. 17 with partner Carl Hedstrom
    *Collected the Flames only doubles win over Wright State March 30 with Isaac Lloveras
    *Competed in the number one singles position for 14 out of 15 matches this season

    2012-13
    • 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.

    2011-12

    • 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.

    2010-11

    • 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.