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Northwestern University Men | Women

Division:NCAA - Div. I
Conference:Big Ten
Location:Evanston, IL
Head Coach:Claire Pollard
Institution Type:Private
Environment:Small city
Student Population:8,000+
Top Recruiting Classes: #13 in 2014, #3 in 2013, #4 in 2010, #2 in 2009, #21 in 2008, #18 in 2007, #10 in 2006

Conference Highlights
- 16-time defending Big Ten champions
- Won eight of 10 Big Ten matches by 7-0 scores in 2009
- Eight consecutive Big Ten Player of the Year awards
Post Season Highlights
- No. 1 overall seed in the NCAA Championships in 2008 and 2009
- Reached quarterfinals (round of 8) each of last two years and three of last four years
- Reached NCAA round of 16 every year since 2004
- Finished 2008 and 2009 with No. 2 overall national ranking
Individual Achievements
14 All-Americans since 2003
2006 NCAA doubles championship
Maria Mosolova: No. 1 overall singles seed at NCAA Championships (2009); back-to-back winner of Big Ten Player of the Year Awards
Conference-best four players selected to All-Big Ten teams each of the last two years
Coaching Achievements
Claire Pollard
Five-time Big Ten Coach of the Year
2008 ITA National Coach of the Year
11/24 Matthew Gonzales chooses Ottawa
11/24 William Piekarsky chooses Indiana
11/24 Adam Ambrozy chooses Columbia
11/24 Roos Van Der Zwaan chooses Auburn
11/24 Samantha Smith chooses BYU
11/24 Osgar O'Hoisin chooses Wisconsin
11/24 Gui Gomes chooses Illinois
11/24 Ana Albertson chooses Austin Peay
11/24 Julie Byrne chooses Oklahoma
11/24 Connor Heap chooses California

Full Listings: Boys' Commits & Girls' Commits

Campus Showdowns are one-day, short-format tournaments open to juniors, college players, professionals, and adults. These events give junior players a chance to compete against college competition on a college campus.
1/23 Women's Showdown
Lexington, VA
Washington & Lee
Erin Ness
2/13 Women's Showdown
Swarthmore, PA
Jeremy Loomis
Click here for a complete Showdown Schedule

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