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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.

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