Krista Cornell
Krista Cornell
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Tonawanda, NY
High School: Kenmore East
Major: ESS

2016: Played in 10 matches; Played all 10 matches as second singles player (1-9); Played all 10 matches as part of first doubles pairing (3-7); Tied for team lead in doubles wins (3); Named team's Most Improved Player

2015: Played in nine matches; 1-8 singles record - as first (0-1), second (1-5), and third (0-2) singles player; 0-9 as doubles players - seven matches in top doubles pairing, two as second; Named team's Most Improved Player

2014: First season as a Spartan; 3-8 singles record playing all matches as third or fourth singles player; 0-3 doubles record 2-9 doubles record playing as first, second, and third doubles pairing; Named team's Most Improved Player

 

Previous D'Youville Awards: Most Improved Player (2014, 2015, 2016)

High School Sports: Softball (4 years); Tennis (3 years)

Favorite Athlete: Alex Morgan

Career Goal: Physical Therapist

Why D'Youville: D'Youville is close to home and I love the small campus and community

Favorite Thing About Tennis: Tennis is and individual sport but still has the team aspect and I get to meet new people

Favorite Quote: "Never let the fear of striking out keep you from playing the game."

Personal: Daughter of Pat and Fritz Cornell