Alex Kitchen
Alex  Kitchen

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Palm Harbor, Fla.

High School:
Countryside HS

Height:
5-8

Experience:
2L

06/05/2015

Southern Miss Recognizes 154 Student-Athletes for Spring Semester Academic

Twenty student-athletes made the President's List for a 4.0 GPA during the semester.

06/05/2015

Southern Miss Recognizes 154 Student-Athletes for Spring Semester Academic

Twenty student-athletes made the President's List for a 4.0 GPA during the semester.

06/05/2015

Southern Miss Recognizes 154 Student-Athletes for Spring Semester Academic

Twenty student-athletes made the President's List for a 4.0 GPA during the semester.

06/05/2015

Southern Miss Recognizes 154 Student-Athletes for Spring Semester Academics

Twenty Golden Eagles made the President's List during the semester earning a 4.0 GPA.

06/05/2015

Southern Miss Recognizes 154 Student-Athletes for Spring Semester Academics

Twenty Golden Eagles made the President's List during the semester earning a 4.0 GPA.

2014-15 (So.): Finished with the second most wins on the season with 19 ... Owns a 19-13 record overall including 14-6 (.700) during the spring season ... Recorded a pair of five match winning streaks ... Played primarily at No. 4 and No. 5 ... Was 7-1 at No. 1 and 6-2 at No. 5 ... Was 3-2 against C-USA opponents this spring ... Won seven of her last eight matches ... 2013-14 (Fr.): Named Conference USA Third Team All-Conference ... Finished with team's best overall record at 21-9 ... Posted a dual match record of 17-6 including a 2-1 regular season conference record ... Started the spring season play at No. 6, posting an 11-4 record with wins over Matilda Rose Tench of UTEP (6-1, 6-2) and UAB's Catherine Ragon (7-6 (4), 6-3) while closing out the season playing at No. 5 and finishing with a 6-2 record ... Recorded a pair of wins in the C-USA Championship with wins over Charlotte's Tyler Baker (6-3, 6-2) and FIU's Valentina Briceno (3-6, 6-1, 7-5) ... Against Briceno, Kitchen fought back from a 5-2 deficit in the third set to clinch a match win for the Golden Eagles in helping Southern Miss advance to the quarterfinals ... Teamed with Carolin Drescher at No. 1 doubles and posted a 13-7 record ... They concluded the season winning eight of their last 10 matches and a three-match winning streak ... Prep: Attended Countryside High School where she was a four-year letterwinner ... Received Player of the Year honors for the Pinellas County as a junior ... A four-time first team all-county for Tampa Bay Times ... Named the Army Athlete Scholar of the Year in 2013 ... Won the district tournament and made the Class 4A state tournament as an individual ... Won two matches to advance to the state semifinals before losing to the eventual champion ... A four-star recruiting according to TennisRecruiting.net ... Ranked as high as No. 148 during 2012 while ranking No. 21 in Florida and No. 40 in the Southeast ... Personal: Daughter of Scott and Denise Kitchen ... A speech pathology and audiology major.

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