Illinois State women's tennis is back in action in the fall of 2013.
The Redbirds will now face off against top seeded Wichita State in the semifinals (13-10, 8-0 MVC).
Abello only has one loss to a conference opponent during both the fall and spring this season and also won a MVC Individuals championship during the fall.
As the only senior, Youngberg will play her final match at Illinois State's Gregory Street Tennis Courts against Drake.
Lone Redbird senior Stefanie Youngberg will play her final match at Illinois State's Gregory Street Tennis Courts against Drake.
2011-12/junior at Illinois State: Posted 11-14 in overall singles with a 2-3 Valley mark... went 7-2 in doubles with partner Gabby Phillips... finished MVC doubles with a 3-5 mark with partner Hannah Esker.
2010-11/sophomore at Illinois State: Went 7-7 overall in singles competition and posted a 3-3 mark in Valley matches ... finished with a doubles record of 4-4.
2009-10/freshman at Illinois State: Finished 10-1 overall with a 1-0 mark in Valley play ... recorded two wins at No. 6 singles and one at the No. 5 position ... went 1-2 in doubles play.
Prior to Illinois State: Attended St. Charles East High School ... notched a school-record 112 varsity wins at the No. 1 position ... high school team qualified for state all for years ... placed second at sectionals and in the conference as a senior ... finished in the top 10 at state in doubles ... earned two human relations awards.
Personal: Born July 29, 1991 ... daughter of Mark and Suzanne Youngberg ... has one brother, Eric, and one sister, Jamie ... majoring in elementary education.