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    Jana Knoppe tied the record for all-time singles victories with 92
    Jana Knoppe tied the record for all-time singles victories with 92

    Top Flames Moment: Jana Knoppe Ties UIC Career Singles Victories Record

    July 14, 2014

    The 2013-14 academic year featured exceptional accomplishments for UIC student-athletes. Over the summer months (June 2 – August 8), UICFlames.com will rewind and look back on the Top 40 Flames’ Moments from 2013-14. Each sport will be featured over ten weeks as we recap the year that was in UIC Athletics.

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    Team: Women’s Tennis
    Moment:
    Jana Knoppe Ties UIC Career Singles Victories Record
    Date:
    April 26, 2014
    Location:
    University of Michigan Varsity Tennis Center Ann Arbor, Mich.

    QUICK RECAP:
    Knoppe captured her 92nd singles victory in the opening round of the Horizon League Championship against Detroit. Her 92nd victory ties her with former standout Mariya Kovaleva (2009-12), who won four Horizon League Player of the Year Awards. The Flames went on to lose 4-1 to Detroit in the first round of the tournament.

    LARGER PICTURE:
    - Knoppe won the final match of her career to tie the record for all-time singles victories with 92.
    - She was named to the All-Horizon League Second Team and received the Horizon League Player of the Week honor for Jan. 27-Feb. 2.
    - Knoppe led the Flames with a 23-4 singles record after going 4-2 in tournament play and 19-2 in the dual season.
    - She owned an 8-1 tally against conference opponents and went on a 15-match win streak that lasted from Feb. 8-April 18.
    - Knoppe won 16 straight-set matches and competed at No. 3 (7-1), 4 (10-1) and 5 (2-0) singles.
    - In doubles, Knoppe combined with Kathryn Sharples early in the season to go 5-4 at No. 2 before competing alongside Ann-Sophie Hahn for a 4-3 record at No. 2.

    PREVIOUS TOP MOMENTS

    June 2 - Men's Soccer Posts 1-0 Shutout Against #19 Gonzaga
    June 3 - Women's Basketball Defeats Wisconsin for Eighth Straight Win
    June 5 - Granderson Opens New Stadium at UIC
    June 6 - Ehrhardt Wins HL Women's Athlete of the Year
    June 9 - Dion Named NCAA Regional Gymnast of the Year
    June 10 - Ogunleye Wins Triple Jump at HL Championships
    June 12 - Volleyball's Five-Set Win over Marshall
    June 13 - Barlow's 38 Points Clinches Third Place for Flames at Showcase
    June 16 - Women's Tennis Defeats Oakland 6-1
    June 17 - Smollen Wins Individual Title at Green Bay Dual
    June 19 - Ishimaru Wins 200 Butterfly at HL Championship
    June 20 - UIC Upsets Michigan State and Indiana in Hoosier Classic
    June 23 - Women's Soccer Completes Roster for Inaugural Season
    June 24 - UIC to Host 2018 NCAA Men's Gymnastics Championships
    June 26 - Men's Tennis Extends Win Streak to Three
    June 27 - Women's Swimming and Diving's Strong Showing at HL Championships
    June 30 - Flames Collect Eighth Straight with 3-1 Win Over Drake
    July 1 - Flames Tie Program Record With 11th Straight Win
    July 2 - Flames Power Their Way to an 18-5 Romp Against Purdue
    July 3 - Ehrhardt Earns All-Region Honors
    July 7 - Women's Gymnastics Tops Illinois State in Final Home Meet
    July 8 - Mwale Wins High Jump at HL Championships
    July 10 - Volleyball Wins Five-Set Thriller at Cleveland State
    July 11- UIC Defeats March Madness Participant Milwaukee, 80-58