Karen Kanke
Karen Kanke
Year: So.
Hometown: Columbus, Ohio
High School: Eastmoor Academy

2018-19: Finished 6-12 overall in singles play ... had the most success at number four singles, where she went 4-2 ... earned her first singles win against Sydney Houston of Defiance College (6-4, 6-0) in just her third career collegiate match ... finished the year with a combined 2-7 doubles record, primarily out of the third spot in the lineup ... won her first doubles match with teammate Nichole Walsh versus the Earlham College duo of Abby Stewart and Alexandra Swank (8-1) ... swept action in a match versus Heidelberg with a 6-0, 6-1 win over Emmy Flottman-Mullen then with an 8-0 win with Emma Price versus Megan Novess and Samantha Escalera. 

Singles: 6-12 overall
Doubles: 2-7 overall

Personal: Graduated from Eastmoor Academy ('91) ... was a National Honor Society and Spanish Honor Society member ... parents are Regina and Lawrence Goad ... married to Roger Kanke and has two sons ... majoring in biology ... serves as a Smooth Transitions mentor at Capital ... aspires to work in the medical field as a cytologist ... currently is working in home health care working with elderly families ... enjoys trail running, scrapbooking, and spending time with her family and dogs.