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Cassandra Escobar
Cassandra Escobar

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Guatemala City, Guatemala

High School:
Colegio International Montessori

Last College:
University of New Orleans

Height:
5-7

Birthdate:
08/01/1990

05/31/2012

66 Hawkeyes Earn Spring Academic All-Big Ten Honors

Three UI student-athletes have maintained a perfect 4.0 GPA

04/26/2012

Molnar Earns First Team All-Big Ten Honor

Hawkeye senior one of five unanimous selections

04/22/2012

Hawkeyes Fall to Minnesota in Regular Season Finale

Iowa opens Big Ten Championships play April 26

04/20/2012

Hawkeyes Suffer 5-2 Loss on Senior Day

Iowa closes regular season Sunday at Minnesota

04/18/2012

Hawkeyes Close Regular Season this Weekend

Iowa hosts Wisconsin, travels to No. 33 Minnesota

Spring 2012 -- competed in one singles match at the No. 6 position, falling to Minnesota's Magdalena Wiecha (0-6, 1-6)... finished season with a 3-6 overall record... paired with Ally Majercik twice in doubles at the No. 3 spot... pair posted an 0-2 mark... both matches were against Big Ten opponents... Big Ten Sportsmanship Award honoree... Academic All-Big Ten... letterwinner.

Fall 2011 -- competed in singles in three tournaments... posted a 3-5 record... played doubles in two tournaments, finishing 2-4... went 1-1 while teamed with Missouri's Ashleigh Chiaf at the Gopher Invitational... paired with Chistina Harazin and Ally Majercik at Schwartz Tennis Challenge... recorded 1-1 mark with Harazin and a 0-2 mark with Majercik.

Spring 2011 -- competed at No. 5 and 6 positions... posted a 1-13 record during dual match play and a 7-20 overall record... went 1-9 in Big Ten play... teamed with Ally Majercik in doubles at No. 3 position, going 2-5 (1-2 Big Ten)...letterwinner.

Fall 2010 -- Competed in three tournaments... posted 5-6 record in singles... placed second in Bronze Flight bracket at UNI Invite.... played doubles with Alexis Dorr (2-1), Ally Majercik (0-3), and Christina Harazin (1-3).

2009-10 -- Competed for the University of New Orleans... played at No. 1 and No.2 positions, recording a 6-14 record in singles play and an 8-13 record during doubles play.

2008-2009 -- Competed for the University of New Orleans... primarily playing No. 2, Escobar went 11-12 on the season and 16-6 during doubles play... posted a 5-7 mark at No. 2 position and went 3-2 when playing in the top spot.

High School -- ranked as high as #39 in COTECC and #11 in CONTECA... finished fifth individually and second in doubles at 2008 CONTECA tournament (Costa Rica)... reached semifinals in doubles at 2007 Copa Cristal ... placed second in doubles at 2007 CONTECA tournament (Guatemala)... in CODICADER, placed third place in doubles and was part of first place team... entered college as the top-ranked U18 player in Guatemala... also competed in basketball and handball.

Personal -- Born August 1, 1990... parents are Carlos and Deborah Escobar... marketing major.

Season (Singles) #5 #6 Big Ten Dual Tourn. Overall Pct.
2010-11 0-1 1-12 1-9 1-13 6-7 7-20 .259
2011-12 --- 0-1 0-1 0-1 3-5 3-6 .333
Career 0-1 1-13 1-10 1-14 9-12 10-26 .278

Season (Doubles) #3 Big Ten Dual Tourn. Overall Pct.
2010-11 2-5 1-2 2-5 3-8 10-13 .435
2011-12 0-2 0-2 0-2 2-4 2-6 .250
Career 2-7 1-4 2-7 5-12 12-19 .387
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