Courtesy: Scott Bruhn/NU Media Relations The women's tennis team signed Stefanie Weinstein, the 48th-ranked player in Germany.
The Nebraska women’s tennis team announced on Monday the
signing of Stefanie Weinstein, the highest-ranked player from Germany to ever
sign with the Huskers. The Much, Germany, native is currently ranked
48thin the country.
honored that someone as gifted as Stefanie will be becoming a member of our
Husker family this coming fall,” Head Coach Scott Jacobson said.
Husker freshman Madeleine Geibert was previously the highest-ranked German
player to ever commit to the Huskers, as she was ranked 63rd in the country
when she came to Nebraska.
The Husker coaches expect Weinstein to make an immediate impact on the Husker
lineup next season, especially if her skills are comparable to Geibert, who has been one of
top players this season.
“She is a
tremendously gifted player and an incredible young lady,” Jacobson said.