GREENVILLE, S.C. -- Furman women's tennis head coach Adam Herendeen announced today the addition of MaryAnn Rompf of Bradenton, Fla., to the Paladin squad for the 2019-20 season.
A transfer from Wisconsin, Rompf posted a 22-10 overall record, including a 15-5 mark in dual play and an 8-2 Big Ten record, as a sophomore last season. She played primarily at flights five and six and was a member of the Academic All-Big Team.
A five-star recruit as a prep at St. Stephens High School, Rompf was the ninth-ranked player in Florida and ranked 31st nationally entering her freshman season. She compiled a 30-23 record on the national circuit and is the winner of four gold balls, including the 2013 and 2015 USTA National Mother-Daughter Grass Court Championships.
Rompf is the daughter of Bill and Mary Rompf. Her father played tennis at Stanford, and her motherr was an All-American at University of Southern California.
"We are thrilled to have MaryAnn joining our team here at Furman, and we know that she is going to come in and have a huge impact both on and off the court," said Herendeen. "She is an incredibly hard worker and will fit in well with our team and our culture right away. We cannot wait for her to get here and get started!"
Furman opens the 2019 fall season September 13-15 at the Elon Invitational in Elon, N.C.
Julie Paré, Furman Sports Information