Lynn Blau
Lynn  Blau
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Koerich, Luxembourg

High School:
Lycee de Garcons

Height:
5-5


07/27/2012

#STINGDAILY: Difference Maker

Be it at Georgia Tech or at IBM, Christina Ngo is always looking to make things better

07/19/2012

Georgia Tech Women's Tennis Earns ITA Academic Awards

Six Yellow Jackets named ITA Scholar-Athletes

06/28/2012

Jillian O'Neill Named ACC Women's Tennis Scholar-Athlete Of The Year

Five Yellow Jackets selected to All-ACC Academic women's tennis team

06/07/2012

Georgia Tech's Jillian O'Neill Earns All-America In Singles

Five different Yellow Jackets appear in final ITA rankings

05/17/2012

No. 9 Cal Tops No. 26 Georgia Tech 4-0 In Sweet 16

Yellow Jackets won seven of season's final nine dual matches

05/12/2012

Georgia Tech vs. Alabama - NCAA Tournament Second Round

Photos from Georgia Tech's dramatic 4-3 win over Alabama in the second round of the NCAA Tournament.

05/11/2012

Georgia Tech vs. Oklahoma State - NCAA Tournament First Round

Photos from NCAA Tournament first round match against Oklahoma State in Tuscaloosa, Ala.

04/20/2012

Georgia Tech vs. Miami - ACC Tournament

Photos from Georgia Tech's upset win over Miami in the ACC Tournament Quarterfinals. All photos by Sara Davis of The ACC.

04/15/2012

Georgia Tech Senior Day

Georgia Tech women's tennis hosted its annual Senior Day Sunday, April 15, against Wake Forest.

2011 All-ACC Academic Team
2010 All-ACC Academic Team

2011-12: Finished with 29-12 singles record and 28-14 doubles record with partner Elizabeth Kilborn... The 28 doubles wins tie for seventh most in a season by a Yellow Jacket... Finished the year ranked No. 54 in doubles play... Finished her career with 79 doubles wins which is seventh most by a Yellow Jacket... Tallied 87 career singles wins which ranks ninth in the Georgia Tech annals... Defeated 66th-ranked Chelsea Preeg of Vanderbilt 6-4, 5-7, 7-6 in the fall... Won six doubles matches over ranked opponents, including a 9-7 win over Duke's 25th-ranked team of Beatrice Capra and Rachel Kahan... Won 10 of her final 13 singles matches...

2010-11: Finished with a 23-17 overall singles record playing mostly from the No. 4 position... Won 10 of her final 12 matches... Tallied an 8-3 singles dual match record against ACC opponents...Won her last three doubles matches with Elizabeth Kilborn... Earned wins over three ranked opponents, including a come-from-behind, three set win over Duke's Elizabeth Plotkin in the NCAA Championships round of 16... Clinched win over Virginia Tech on April 16 with 6-1, 6-4 win...Clinched ACC Tournament first round win over Maryland with 4-6, 6-3, 6-0 win over Terps' Welma Luus... Finished the fall season with a 6-7 mark in singles play and an 8-3 record in doubles action... Teamed with Kilborn to go 3-0 in doubles at UNC-Kitty Harrison Invitational

2009-10 Closed out dual-match season winning six straight singles matches and 12 of her final 14 finished matches ... Recorded an impressive 17-9 dual-match singles record and was 7-3 against ACC opponents during the regular season, playing mostly at the No. 4 spot in the lineup ... Registered a 22-13 overall singles mark ... Went 4-0 during the Yellow Jackets ACC Championship run, including a solid 6-4, 7-5 win over No. 94 Nelly Ciolkowski in the semifinals and a come-from-behind 1-6, 6-3, 6-3 win over North Carolina's Gina Suarez-Malaguti ... Finished the year with a 16-19 doubles record and was 11-15 during the dual-match season, playing mostly with Hillary Davis ... The duo had it's biggest win of the season in the finals of the ACC Tournament by clinching the doubles point with an 8-6 win over Sophie Grabinski and Jelena Durisic at No. 2 spot ... For her hard work in the classroom, was named to the All-ACC Academic Team.

2008-09: Finished the dual season with a 6-5 singles record but recorded a 5-0 mark against conference opponents ... Won first two career singles matches over Miami's Claudia Wasilewski and FSU's Ania Rynarzewska ... In doubles, teamed with Amanda McDowell for a 10-6 mark, mostly at the No. 3 spot in the lineup ... Won seven of their last 10 matches of the season ... Registered a 4-3 singles record in the fall ... Won her final three singles matches of the season at the UNC Invitational ... Defeated Pender Sessoms of NC State, 6-0, 6-0 ... Had a 4-4 doubles record for the season, playing primarily with Hillary Davis.

High School/Junior Tennis: Played on the ITF Women's Circuit for one year ... Earned wild card into 600K Tournament in Luxembourg in 2006 and '07 ... Won the Luxemburgish Championship in Individuals and Team in 2006 ... Ranked as one of top three tennis players in her age group over the past eight years ... Grew up playing on red clay but trained during the summer on hard courts in the South of France.

Personal: Full name is Lynn Blau ... Born August 16, 1989 in Luxembourg ... Daughter of Romain Blau and Josiane Blau-Hansen ... Has a younger brother, Dany (15) ... Brother is a brown belt in Karate ... Majoring in Industrial Engineering ... Enjoys going to the movies ... Lists her most memorable moment as being accepted into Georgia Tech.

Lynn Blau's Career Statistics
Singles Doubles
Year Dual Overall Dual Overall
2008-09 6-5 13-10 10-9 14-14
2009-10 17-9 22-13 11-15 16-19
2010-11 14-10 23-17 12-10 21-15
2011-12 16-8 29-12 16-11 28-14
Total 53-32 87-52 49-45 79-62