Rumley ends tennis season on strong note with doubles partner

May 5, 2015

Julia Rumley TennisGrinnell College junior Julia Rumley of Anchorage found the winning touch at the end of the tennis season.

She and doubles partner Sydney Banach won their final four matches and finished the year 9-1, including an 8-0 mark in dual meets.

Rumley, of East High fame, won 13 of 19 doubles matches overall and has a 32-20 career record with a partner.

She’s even better on her own.

Rumley has posted a 36-16 career singles record, highlighted by a career-high 15 wins this year.

She was most effective at No. 5 singles but was undefeated at No. 4 in limited action.

With a strong senior season next year, Rumley has a chance to crack triple digits in singles and doubles victories.