Women's Tennis

Brittany Baxter
Brittany Baxter

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Rochester Hills, Mich.

High School:
Rochester High School

Height:
5-4

Birthdate:
09/30/1992



01/11/2013

Oakland Picked Fifth in League Preseason Tennis Poll

It is the highest preseason ranking in the program's Division I history.

09/28/2012

Oakland Has Strong Start at WSU Invitational

The Golden Grizzlies won 5-of-8 singles matches and 3-of-5 doubles

09/22/2012

Oakland Falls 6-2 at Detroit Invitational

The Golden Grizzlies got singles wins from Tamara Blum and Brittany Baxter

09/16/2012

Oakland Completes Play at DePauw Invitational

The Golden Grizzlies won three singles matches.

09/15/2012

Oakland Wraps Up Day One of DePauw Invitational

Emily Raidt won both her singles matches.

09/22/2012

Oakland Women's Tennis at Detroit - Sept. 22, 2012

The Golden Grizzlies fell 6-2 to Detroit at the Detroit Invitational a non-championship season match hosted at Detroit.

03/27/2012

Oakland vs. Wayne State

The OU women's tennis team took on Wayne State at the Multi-Purpose Center in Detroit, Mich.

01/21/2012

Oakland Women's Tennis vs Akron - Jan. 21, 2012

Oakland hosted Akron on Jan. 21, 2012 at the Bloomfield Tennis & Fitness Club. OU lost 7-0 to the defending MAC Champions

2011-12:
▪ Played in all 19 matches for Oakland, seeing her most time at No. 4 singles and No. 2 doubles
▪ Finished tied for the team lead with four singles wins
▪ Went 4-12 in singles matches, including a 4-7 record at No. 4 singles
▪ Had the clinching singles win in the 4-3 victory over Youngstown State
▪ Also won her singles matches against Webber International, Wayne State and Western Illinois
▪ Had a 1-4 record in Summit League singles matches and was 1-6 in league doubles matches
▪ Posted an overall record of 2-16 in doubles matches

High School:

▪ Earned four varsity letters, playing No. 2 singles at Rochester High School
▪ Well respected by her teammates she was a four-time team captain
▪ Helped RHS win the varsity tennis league championships back-to-back in 2009 and 2010
▪ Was a two-time all-district seclection and earned four consecutive all-area awards
▪ Also played club tennis for USTA
▪ Was a member of her school's varsity volleyball team and won a state title with her club volleyball team
▪ In 2009-10 she had the most volleyball aces in the state of Michigan

Academic Awards and Extracurricular Activities:
▪ A member of her schools honor society

Top Athletic Performance:
▪ Winning a three-hour match in the state tennis quarterfinals 5-7, 7-5, 7-5

Personal:
Full Name:
Brittany Jillian Baxter
Birthdate: September 30, 1992
Parents: Michael and Jill Baxter
Siblings: Has one sister, Mikayla

Top Three Reasons for Choosing Oakland:
1. Oakland is close to home
2. It's an affordable education
3. Her life-long love of the Detroit Pistons

Brittany Baxter OU Career Stats

Singles Doubles
Year Overall Overall
2011-12 4-12 (.250) 2-16 (.111)
Career 4-12 (.250) 2-16 (.111)

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