Linnea Skymberg
Linnea Skymberg
Height: 5-7
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Åkers Styckebruk, Sweden
High School: Katrinelundsgymnasiet
Previous College: Troy University

AS A SOPHOMORE (2015-16) 
FALL: opened season with a win, but finished 1-4 ... was 0-1 in doubles with Selin Devrimci and 1-2 with Sasha Nionova ... SPRING: posted a 10-9 record in singles ... one of only three players to reach double digits in wins ... led Mocs in wins at #1 singles with a 6-6 record ... was also 4-3 at #2 singles ... was 4-3 vs. SSC opponents ... posted a 2-4 record vs. nationally-ranked foes ... first win vs. a ranked opponent came on March 5 with a 6-3, 6-2 win over Mariaxi Herrara of Texas A&M Kingsville ... second victory over a ranked opponent came on April 20 at Rollins with a 6-3, 6-7 (5-7), 10-6 win over #33 Shannon Etten ... won back-to-back matches on four occasions ... ended season a two-match win streak ... compiled a 10-11 record at #1 doubles, including a 1-5 record vs. nationally-ranked opponents and a 2-6 record in league games ... went 5-7 at #1 doubles while paired with Sasha Nionova ... went 5-4 at #1 with partner Selin Devrimci.

PRIOR TO FSC
Transferred to FSC from the NCAA Division I Troy University in Troy, AL ... Played the 2014-15 school year at Troy University ... Posted a 9-13 record in singles and was 9-10 in doubles for the Trojans ... Played primarily at the No. 4 and No. 5 spots in the singles line-up as she was 2-3 at No. 4 and 3-5 at No. 5 ... Also went 1-1 at No. 6 singles ... Went 1-4 in singles matches in Sun Belt Conference play ... In doubles, went 6-5 at the No. 2 spot and 1-1 at No. 3 ... Advanced to the singles quarterfinals of the Big Easy Tennis Classic (10/24-2/14) and went 2-1 in singles at the Samford Round Robin (10/17-19/14) ... In the classroom, was named to the Sun Belt Commissioner's List (3.50 GPAs and higher) and was also named an ITA Scholar-Athlete ...Earned Chancellors Honors List in both the fall and spring semesters.

HIGH SCHOOL
Graduated from Katrinelundsgymnasiet High School (2013) in Gothenburg, Sweden ... Had the highest GPA among 2013 graduates at Katrinelundsgymnasiet ... One of three girls admitted to the Lidkoping Tennis Academy, which is the Swedish Tennis Association's national upper secondary school ... Played the No. 2 position for Lidkoping's women's team in the top division in Sweden ... Was nationally ranked No. 7 in Sweden, including No. 1 in her region. 

PERSONAL
Born: March 17, 1994 ... Daughter of Ulrika and Tommy Skymberg ... Has a brother, David ... Played handball for the Swedish National Team ... In 2010, was accepted into both the National Tennis Federation's high school program and the National Handball Federation's high school program ... business administration major.