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    Alexandra Arkin
    Alexandra Arkin

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Elm Grove, Wis.

    High School:
    Brookfield Academy

    Height:
    5-1½

    Weapon:
    Foil



    2009-10: Posted a 14-6 record, highlighted by an undefeated 9-0 campaign at the NU Duals ... Finished 28th at the Midwest Conference Championships with a 4-4 record ... Academic All-Big Ten ... Named a Big Ten Distinguished Scholar for the 2009-10 academic year.

    2008-09: Posted a 16-2 record on the year ... Went undefeated at the NU Duals, posting a combined record of 6-0 ... Didn't lose a match at the Notre Dame Duals, going 4-0 ... Placed 17th at the Midwest Conference Championships after a 6-2 outing ... Academic All-Big Ten.

    2007-08: Posted a 13-7 record in her freshman campaign for the `Cats ... Went 2-2 at the NU Duals (11/3) in her first collegiate tournament ... Was a perfect 4-0 for Northwestern at the Notre Dame Duals (2/10) ... Put together a 5-3 record at the Midwest Conference Championships (2/24), finishing 17th ... Finished eighth at the Burton Open.

    High School: Nine-year member of the Caliburn Fencing Club where she competed with former Wildcat Alice Weinert ... Six-time Junior Olympian ... Placed fifth in the women's foil at the 2007 Burton Open ... Finished second at the U-19 Midwest Sectionals ... National Merit Commended Scholar ... AP Scholar with Distinction ... Four-time gold medalist on National Latin Exam ... Placed third nationally in National French Exam and was 15th nationally in National Spanish Exam ... Earned 2006 University of Richmond Book Award for academic and extracurricular leadership.

    Personal: Born Alexandra Gregg Arkin ... Daughter of Penny Oldenburger ... Journalism major who has been accepted into the Medill School's Accelerated Master's Program, pursuing her master's degree with a minor in chinese.

    Arkin's Career Statistics

    Season Result Pct. Midwest Conference NCAA Regionals NCAA Championships
    2009-10 14-6
    .700
    4-4 (28th)
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    2008-09 16-2
    .889
    6-2 (17th)
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    2007-08 13-7 .650 5-3 (17th) --- ---
    Career 43-15 .741 --- --- ---