TCU faces league leaders in Texas Tech and Texas
Horned Frogs return to action Friday
Horned Frogs face Nicholls State at the Bayard H. Friedman Tennis Center
Dave Borelli is bringing in players from Sweden and Turkey
Frogs open the year 3-0 for first time since 2005
2011-12 (JUNIOR SEASON): A walk-on who played primarily during the fall season ... Picked up two wins in doubles at the USTA/ITA Texas Regionals with Gaby Fernandez ... They won 8-2over Kseniya Bardabush and Valentina Starkova of North Texas ... Also added an 8-6 triumph over Isabel Bos and Natalie Petaia.
2010-11 (SOPHOMORE SEASON): A walk-on who appeared in three matches for the Horned Frogs, going 0-2 at the No. 6 spot and 0-1 at the No. 5 spot ... Fell 6-1, 6-1 to Kristina Roberts of No. 36 SMU ... Was bettered 6-3, 6-7 (7), 1-0 (5) against Ashley Huse of Midwestern State ... Recipient of the Bayard H. Friedman Sportsmanship Award
2009-10 (At University of Tampa): Competed for a year at the University of Tampa where she compiled a 3-14 record in singles, with all three wins coming at the No. 3 position ... Was 2-14 in doubles play with both wins from the No. 2 doubles slot ... Also played eight matches at No. 2 singles and six matches at No. 1 doubles ... Named the Freshman of the Year on her team
High School/Amateur: Was the 2008 Texas AA Singles State Champion ... Qualified for state in singles play again during her senior season ... Partnering with her brother, Colby, she placed third at the 2006 Texas AA State meet in mixed doubles and second in the same event in 2007 ... Was a member of the USTA Texas Cowboys which competed at the 2009 Advanta World TeamTennis Junior Nationals hosted by Billie Jean King
Personal: Born March 4, 1991, Welsh is the daughter of John and Marie Welsh ... Majoring in Strategic Communications while working on a Spanish minor ... Attended Peaster High School where she competed for Coach Kristie Duncan ... A member of the Peaster High School Hall of Fame and a National Honors Society Member during high school ... Has a sister, Rebekah, who played tennis at Utah ... Enjoys traveling in her free time.