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Christian Lutschaunig
Christian  Lutschaunig

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Richboro, Pa.

High School:
LaSalle College Prep

Height:
6-5

Experience:
SO

Major:
Business


04/19/2015

No. 51 Penn State Finishes Regular Season with 4-2 Win at No. 66 Iowa

Nittany Lions earn fifth Big Ten win; begin conference tournament on Thursday

04/17/2015

No. 51 Penn State Earns B1G Road Win, 4-2, at Nebraska

Nittany Lions win the doubles point, bottom three singles matches; Visit No. 66 Iowa on Sunday.

04/12/2015

No. 50 Penn State Splits Doubleheader on Senior Day

Mike Reilly wins three matches on Senior Day; Nittany Lions finish regular season next weekend

04/10/2015

No. 50 Penn State Earns B1G Win, 6-1, Over Purdue

Nittany Lions earn third Big Ten win; Host No. 41 Indiana, Monmouth for Senior Day on Sunday

04/05/2015

No. 49 Penn State Splits Sunday Doubleheader

Nittany Lions fall against Minnesota, but bounce back against NJIT; Finish home schedule next weekend

Fall 2014: Went 1-6 in singles and 4-6 in doubles, while competing at the Penn Invitational, ITA Atlantic Regional and William & Mary Invitational... Went 2-2 in doubles at Penn, combining with Michael Reilly and Marc Collado Castells. Lutschaunig and Reilly competed at the top doubles spot in the hidden-dual format, defeating St. Joseph's Tristan Boustany and Kevin Gates, 8-1, but dropping matches against Cornell's Kyle Berman and Sam Fleck, 8-6, and Princeton's Luke Gamble and Ben Tso, 6-3. Lutschaunig and Collado Castells defeated Penn's Vim De Alwis and Marshall Sharp, 6-2... Paired with Nika Dolidze at the ITA Atlantic Regional to split a pair of matches. The duo knocked off Old Dominion's Zvonomir Podvinski and Darragh Glavin, 8-4, but fell 8-5 against George Washington's #34 Francisco Dias and Julius Tverijonas... Also combined with Dolidze at William & Mary, going 1-3, with an 8-5 win against Old Dominion's Podvinski and Javier Maestre... Dropped a pair of three-set singles matches at Penn, falling to Princeton's Ben Tso and Penn's Thomas Spratt... Went 1-1 at the ITA Atlantic Regional, dropping a 6-4, 6-3 match against Will Juggins, but defeating George Mason's Aaron Capitel, 6-4, 4-6, 6-3... Dropped a trio of tight three-set matches at William & Mary.

2013-14 (Freshman): Lutschaunig did not see any singles action this spring, but combined with David Kohan to go 11-4 in doubles... Went 6-4 in singles and 8-5 in doubles this fall while competing at the Navy All-Conference Tournament, Wake Forest Invite, ITA Atlantic Regional and William & Mary Invitational... Kohan and Lutschaunig finished the fall by going 4-0 at the William & Mary Invitational... The duo won their first five matches, including victories against St. John's, #33 Virginia Tech, UMBC, Bucknell and Lehigh... They went 1-2 against #33 VCU, Penn and #1 Ohio State, but responded by going on another five-match win streak... This time, they defeated #50 Princeton, #47 South Florida, #62 UCF, Southern Miss and Michigan State... They clinched the doubles point five times this spring for the Nittany Lions.

Junior Career: Lutschaunig comes to Penn State from Richboro, Pa. He is a LaSalle College Prep alum and helped lead the school to the PIAA AAA Semifinals for the first time in school history. He was named MVP of the Philadelphia Catholic League. Lutschaunig was rated a four-star recruit and 98th-best prospect in the county by Tennisrecruiting.net. Combined with Alex Fennell to win a gold ball at the USTA Men's Open in Flushing Meadows, N.Y.

Nittany Lion Career Record

Year Singles Doubles
2013-14 5-4 19-9
2014-15 1-6 12-11
Career 6-10 31-20
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