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Sarah Henderson
Sarah Henderson

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Bloomington, Ind.

Experience:
SR

Major:
Finance


05/29/2013

School-Record 296 Penn State Student-Athletes Earn Academic All-Big Ten Honors in 2012-13

Record-Breaking Academic and Athletic Year Continues for Penn State Student-Athletes

04/21/2013

No. 43 Women's Tennis Drops Michigan State on Senior Day, 4-3

Concludes regular season winning five of the eight completed matches

04/19/2013

No. 43 Women's Tennis Downed by No. 6 Michigan, 5-2

Januskova and Utting knock off nation's No. 3 duo and Nittany Lions win two in singles play

03/24/2013

No. 37 Women's Tennis Falls to No. 21 Purdue, 7-0

First time being shutout since April 3, 2011 when they fell to No. 18 Northwestern at home.

03/22/2013

No. 37 Nittany Lions Upend No. 38 Indiana Hoosiers 4-3

Nittany Lions come from behind to earn first conference win of the season

2012-2013 SEASON - SENIOR: Set a career high in singles victories with four on the spring ... Won four of her first five singles matches to begin the season ... Named to ITA All-Academic Team and Academic All-Big Ten team her senior season ... Bested Karina Alesha of No. 49 Virginia Commonwealth University 7-6 (7-4), 6-1 ... Tied her career mark with three doubles victories, two with Carmen Sandor and one with Jacqueline Zuhse ... Knocked off Samantha Maddox and Jenny Falcone of No. 61 College of Charleston in the No. 2 spot with Zuhse winning 8-6 ... Named an ITA All-Academic Scholar-Athlete Award winner for the third consecutive year

2012 FALL: Set career highs in victories for the fall in singles and doubles matches ... Earned 4 singles victories ... Defeated James Madison's Megan Douglass 6-2, 6-2 to advance to the final at the Tribe Invitational ... Won five doubles matches, two with Carmen Sandor, two with Courtney Amos of Yale and one with Victoria Khanevskaya of Kansas

2011-12 SEASON - JUNIOR: Totaled three doubles victories; one with Carmen Sandor and two with Fernanda Perrotta ... Earned a decisive win over Gisella Pere and Anna Dushkina, 8-4, of No. 27 Purdue.

2011 FALL: Finished the fall on a two match win streak in singles play ... Defeated Paige Bahnsen of LSU at the Rice Invitational, 6-2, 6-0 ... Bested Indian's Ariel Beckerman, 6-3, 6-3 at the WMU Super Challenge ... Earned two doubles victories with three different partners.

2010-11 SEASON - SOPHOMORE: Won her first match she played in February after coming off an injury ... Defeated Bucknell's Daria Tuzhikova, 6-0, 6-3 ... Totaled three doubles wins, one with Amy Simidian and two with Denisa Zobeideh.

2010 FALL: Won two doubles matches against Liberty and Louisville with partners Maria Prishlyak and Carmen Sandor, respectively.

2009-10 SEASON - FRESHMAN: Earned four wins in her first year at the collegiate level ... Defeated Stacey Reich of Lehigh, 6-0, 6-1, in the third position ... Won five doubles matches, including two wins in the second spot with partner Denisa Zobeideh against Bucknell, 8-4, and Lehigh, 8-3.

JUNIOR CAREER: Played for St. Cuthbert's College ... Was a member of the New Zealand Junior Federation Cup Team in 2006 ... Ranked No. 20 in the 2007 New Zealand 18 and under rankings ... Was part of a high school team that was National Champion in 2006, 2007 and 2008 ... Three-year National Finals record of 7-1 in singles and 9-0 in doubles.

Nittany Lion Career Record

Year Singles Doubles
2009-10 4-24 6-12
2010-11 1-9 5-7
2011-12 2-4 5-10
2012-13 8-11 8-6
Career 15-48 24-35

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