Elne Barnard

Port Elizabeth, South Africa

Student Assistant

Elne Barnard


New Era Begins this Saturday for LA Tech Tennis

2013 spring season opens this Saturday at home versus Central Arkansas in a 1 p.m. match

The two-year letterwinner, Elne Barnard, for the Lady Techster tennis program returns as a student assistant for newly named head coach Freddy Gomez.

As a senior, she was named to the LSWA second team after finishing the year with an overall singles record of 16-5 with all contests taking place in the spring. She also compiled an 11-10 doubles record which was primarily from the number one slot.

In her junior season, she was named LSWA Newcomer of the Year after collecting a 14-14 overall record in singles and a 21-10 overall doubles record, partnering with teammate Anna Zurek in the number one position throughout the year. She won doubles title with Zurek at the UWF Fall Fling and also had a third place finished at the Stephen F. Austin Invitational.