Tech Women's Tennis Signs Top Texas Talent|
April 13, 2011
LUBBOCK, Texas - Texas Tech's women's tennis program signed one of Texas' top players in five-star Kenna Kilgo (Midway/Waco, Texas) announced by head coach Todd Petty.
"We are excited to have Kenna join the Texas Tech family," Petty said. "Kenna's upside is incredible and her work ethic is exactly what we are looking for to continue our success. We expect great things form Kenna and Texas Tech is lucky to have her."
Kilgo won the 4A Texas state championship in mixed doubles with her brother Kolby, who plays for UT-San Antonio. As a freshman she was a state finalist in the same event. This past December Kilgo and current Lady Raider Samantha Adams competed in the USTA Winter National Championships held in Phoenix, Ariz., and placed third in doubles.
Kilgo is the No. 5 ranked tennis player in the state of Texas according to www.tennisrecruiting.net. She is currently No. 78 ranked nationally. She has twice earned all-state honors and mixed doubles district titles. Kilgo recently won the district title in singles play.