Featured Athlete: Hanah McCarthy

So long as she’s been healthy, freshman Hanah McCarthy has been the top singles player this year for the playoff-bound Vikings. Occupying the No. 1 singles position for every match she has played, Hanah has compiled a solid 7-2 record. Furthermore, she has teamed with partner Tara Lahtinen for a 7-1 record at No. 3 doubles.Name: Hanah McCarthy
Year: Freshman
Major: Mathematics (most likely)
Hometown: Bozeman, Mont.
Favorite match of the year (and why): “Beloit, because after I won my match, we knew we were going to Midwest Conference Championships.”
Biggest difference between Montana and Wisconsin: “The lack of mountains.”
Secret to success: “My tennis game consists of getting everything back, no matter how I get it back, most of the time not hard, but I get a lot of stuff back, and most people can’t finish off those types of points.”
James Blake or Andy Roddick (and why)?: “Andy Roddick for sure! I’ve been watching him play ever since he came pro. And have you looked at his body?

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