The Penn State men's tennis team will travel to Tulsa, Okla. for the ITA All-American tournament
Before Penn State: Christian Lakoseljac, from Ontario, Canada, picked up the sport of tennis at the age of six. Lakoseljac was active as a young athlete; playing hockey, soccer, and tennis for several years until, at 12 years old, he decided to play tennis full time. A year later, Christian won the European U14 tour Amstel Park Open singles and doubles titles in Amsterdam, Netherlands. He captured the Orange Bowl U16 doubles title at the age of 15 and, in the same year, earned four provincial titles and won his very first doubles ITF in his hometown of Ontario. The next year Christian won his first singles ITF in Edmonton. Following that victory, he earned two more doubles ITF titles back to back - one in Vancouver and one in Burlington. In 2015, Lakoseljac finished fifth in the under-18 group at the Canadian National Championships. In 2016, he won the Canadian National Championships in the under-18 group in both singles and doubles. Christian also earned some big wins on the Futures Tour and played his first Futures Doubles final in Saskatoon. Most recently, in August 2016, Lakoseljac played his first Masters 1000 in Toronto at the Rogers Cup.