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Katarina Milinkovic
Katarina Milinkovic

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Belgrade, Serbia

High School:
Sportska Gimnazija

Demon Notes:
Member of the 2008, 2009, 2010 and 2011 BIG EAST All-Academic team... named to the BIG EAST All-Conference team in 2009, 2010 and 2011... 2011 ITA Scholar Athlete... named the BIG EAST Women's Tennis Athlete of the Week on March 18... closed out career with 94-42 singles record and went 76-51 in doubles... had 20 or more singles wins in each of her four seasons... career-best 23 doubles wins as a senior.

2010 Senior Season (Singles: 24-14 | Doubles: 23-19)
BIG EAST All-Conference performer... BIG EAST Women's Tennis Player of the Week on March 18... posted a 25-14 mark in singles including a 17-6 record in the top position... went 2-5 against ranked opponents with wins over No. 68 Josefin Hjertquis from VCU and No. 81 Sonja Molnar... season-best six-match winning streak from Jan. 30-Feb. 12... went 6-2 in BIG EAST matches, including a 2-1 mark at the BIG EAST Championship... won nine of her last 13 matches... posted a career-best 23 doubles wins... teamed up with Gia McKnight for an impressive 8-1 victory over Louisville's No. 33 doubles team on Feb. 6... went 7-6 in singles action and reached the Round of 16 at the ITA Midwest Regional... reached the Championship of the Wildcat Invitational D-Flight by winning three consecutive matches... closed out the fall by winning six of her last nine matches... posted a 5-6 mark in doubles play.

Junior Season 2009-10 (Singles: 22-10| Doubles: 20-15)
Earned BIG EAST All-Conference honors... went 6-2 against BIG EAST opponents on her way to amassing a 22-10 singles record... the junior has reached the 20-win mark in each of her three seasons at DePaul... won her last two singles matches and eight of her last nine... shut out two of her opponents and lost just one game against four other opponents... saw action in the number two, three and four position... went 15-4 in duals this season and was 7-6 in fall tournaments... registered a 10-3 mark in the number three spot... recorded a 20-15 record in doubles action while when paired with McKnight the pair went 10-7 while the junior registered a 7-4 mark with Sandra Zmak... went 6-3 in doubles action against league opponents.

Sophomore Season 2008-09 (Singles: 29-7| Doubles: 17-8)
Named to the BIG EAST All-Conference team after posting a team-high 5-1 overall record in singles and doubles... concluded the season with an 18 singles-match winning streak... accumulated 12 wins in the No. 6 singles match... is 8-1 in singles and 6-2 in doubles against league opponents... leads the team with singles match winning percentage of .806... tallied a 16-9 doubles record... key singles victory to clinch the team win against then-No. 30 Indiana.

Freshman Season 2007-08 (Singles:20-12 | Doubles: 16-9)
Posted a 20-11 singles match record... earned 13 of those victories in the No. 3 spot... had five wins against BIG EAST opponents... had a doubles match record of 18-7.

High School
Member of Serbian national team... held top national ranking when under 16... reached No. 2 national U18 ranking... three-time national champion with Red Star team... won ITF 18 & Under singles and doubles titles at Macedonia Open... reached WTA ranking of 1048... held ITF U18 ranking of 219.

Personal
Daughter of Milan and Snezana Milinkovic... has one brother, Nikola... plans to study finance.