Erin Faulkner
Erin  Faulkner

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Raleigh, N.C.

High School:
Edison Academics

Birthdate:
12/26/1994


05/28/2015

2015 Spring Academic All-Big Ten Honorees Announced

One-hundred and eight Spartans recognized for having a 3.0 or better GPA.

04/30/2015

Erin Faulkner Earns All-Big Ten Honors

Two Spartans received honors from the Big Ten Conference

04/23/2015

No. 54 Minnesota Knocks Out No. 63 Women's Tennis

The Spartans fall in the first round of the Big Ten Tournament.

04/21/2015

No. 63 Women's Tennis Travels to Big Ten Tournament

The Spartans will face No. 54 Minnesota on Thursday.

04/19/2015

No. 17 Ohio State Overwhelms No. 50 Women's Tennis

Emily Meyers earns the Spartans' lone victory.

2015: Sophomore
Spring 2015: Earned All-Big Ten honors … Academic All-Big Ten honoree … Voted Most Improved Player and co-Team MVP … Singles - Recorded a 21-15 singles record on the year … Went 14-10 in dual matches at No. 1 singles … Tallied a 6-5 record in Big Ten singles play … Defeated DePaul’s Yuliya Shupenia, Rutger’s Gina Li, Nebraska’s Maggy Lehmicke, Wisconsin’s Lauren Chypyha, Illinois’ Alexis Casati, Northwestern’s Alicia Barnett and Minnesota’s Tereza Brichacova twice ... Doubles - Went 4-10 in doubles play … Had a 4-6 record at No. 1 doubles with Athena Trouillot.

Fall 2014: Singles - Compiled a 7-5 record ... Was the flight A champion at the Spartan Invitational, posting wins over Detroit, IPFW and Toledo ... Went 3-2 at the Wildcat Invitational... Defeated Akron's Karolina Maksimava at the Akron Invitational, 7-5, 7-5. Doubles - Finished fall with a 6-6 record ... Teamed with Athena Trouillot to go 3-4, with wins at the Akron Invitational and ITA Midwest Regionals... Paired with Allie Baer notched a 3-0 record at the Spartan Invitational.

2014: Freshman:
Compiled a 19-12 overall singles record and a 22-6 overall doubles record.

Spring 2014: Singles - Tallied a 15-9 singles record ... Posted a 5-6 Big Ten record ... Finished 14-8 when competing on the No. 2 court ... Earned two wins over opponents on a ranked team ... Defeated one nationally ranked singles player, No. 118 Hawkins of Western Michigan, 6-1, 6-3 ... Defeated Bernard-Feigenbaum of No. 42 Purdue, 7-6(5), 6-1 ... Defeated Burich of Wisconsin, 6-2, 6-1 ... Beat Iowa's McCulloch, 6-4, 7-5 ... Defeated Kowase of No. 51 Ohio State, 6-3, 6-3 ... Took down Blik of Penn State, 7-5, 4-6, 6-4 ... Defeated Kuvakina of UIC, 1-6, 6-4, 6-2. Doubles - Tallied a 17-6 doubles record ... Posted a 7-4 Big Ten record ... Finished 16-5 when competing on the No. 1 court ... Paired with Marina Bohrer for 21 of the 23 matches ... Appeared in the national doubles rankings with Bohrer, coming in at No. 57 on April 8, No. 62 on April 15, No. 75 on April 22 ... Earned five wins over opponents on a ranked team ... Tallied a nine-match winning streak between Jan. 26 and March 5 ... Defeated Schmidt/Bernard-Feigenbaum of No. 42 Purdue, 8-6 ... Defeated Brichacova/Mozia of No. 61 Minnesota, 8-3 ... Defeated Wisconsin's Burich/Chyphya, 8-2 ... Beat No. 21 Corning/Barnett of No. 11 Northwestern, 8-7(4) ... Defeated Kedzierski/Kwong of No. 34 Illinois, 8-4 ... Defeated Sapogova/Bedard of Penn State, 8-3 ... Beat Lehmicke/Hanna of Nebraska, 8-5 ... Defeated Fargas/Vladutu of No. 53 DePaul, 8-7.

Fall 2013: Singles - Compiled a 4-3 record ... Claimed a runner-up finish in the singles Draw A bracket at the Spartan Invitational ... Defeated Western Michigan's Ashby in the Green & White Invitational. Doubles - Tallied a 5-0 record ... Teamed with Athena Trouillot to go 2-0 at the Spartan Invitational, earning wins over Akron and Wisconsin ... Paired with Marina Bohrer to notch a 3-0 record at the Green & White Invitational.

Before MSU:
Two-time International Tennis Federation doubles finalist in 2012...Tallied a record of 24-8 in singles play this season and 15-2 in doubles matches...Won Bullfrog Doubles Title 2 in 2012...Compiled singles title in Southern Level 3 in 2011 and 2012...Named ITF Singles Semifinal in 2012...Earned Southern Closed Doubles Title in 2012.

Personal: Born Dec. 26, 1994 to John and Joan Faulkner in Canada ... No preference major.

Singles Overall Dual Tourn. Big Ten* #1 #2 #3 #4 #5 #6
2013-14 19-12 15-9 4-3 5-6 0-1 14-8 1-0 -- -- --
2014-15 21-15 14-10 7-5 6-5 14-10 -- -- -- -- --
Career 40-27 29-19 11-8 11-11 14-11 14-8 1-0 -- -- --
Doubles Overall Dual Tourn. Big Ten* #1 #2 #3
2013-14 22-6 17-6 5-0 7-4 16-5 1-0 0-1
2014-15 10-16 4-10 6-6 2-6 4-10 -- --
Career 32-22 21-16 11-6 9-10 20-15 1-0 0-1


* Big Ten Conference dual-match record (regular season)