Libby Rickeman
Libby Rickeman
Height: 5-7
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Wayzata, Minn.
High School: The Blake School
Major: Mechanical Engineering

2020-21:
- Team captain
- Named to the NEWMAC All-Sportsmanship Team
- Did not compete as the season was cancelled due to the Covid-19 pandemic

2019-20:
- Team captain
- Recipient of the 2019 Christine Davis Sportsmanship Award at the NEWITT Championship
- Posted a 4-5 singles mark, including 1-0 at No. 1
- Was 5-4 in doubles overall, including 2-2 at No. 1 when paired with Sarah Pertsemlidis
- With Sarah Pertsemlidis, the pair advanced to the doubles championship of the MIT Invitational
- Earned nationally-ranked singles and doubles wins over No. 10 Brandeis
- Finished the season ranked No. 23 nationally and No. 6 regionally in the final ITA Rankings

2018-19:
- NEWMAC First Team All-Conference (No. 1 doubles)
- NEWMAC Second Team All-Conference (No. 1 singles)
- NEWMAC All-Sportsmanship Team
- NEWMAC Academic All-Conference
- Three-time NEWMAC Doubles Team of the Week

2017-18:
- NCAA Quarterfinalist (Doubles)
- ITA All-American in singles and doubles
- ITA Northeast Regional Rookie of the Year
- NCAA Championship Qualifier in singles and doubles
- NEWMAC First Team All-Conference (No. 1 doubles)
- NEWMAC Singles Athlete of the Week (3/12 and 3/19)
- NEWMAC Doubles Team of the Week (3/5, 3/12, 3/19 and 4/17)
- Won the MIT Invitational in her first career tournament and then teamed with Elysa Kohrs to win the NEWITT A Draw Championship
- Was 14-3 in singles play, including 9-2 at No. 2
- Picked up six wins over nationally-ranked teams while opening her season with an 11-match win streak
- Was 17-6 in doubles, including 15-4 at No. 1 and 4-0 in NEWMAC play
- Had six wins over nationallly-ranked teams that included a win with Elysa Kohrs over No. 6 Tufts in the NCAA Regional Final
- Earned a three-set win over Redlands in the NCAA Championship Sweet 16 to earn All-American honors

Off the Court at MIT:
- Majoring in mechanical engineering with a minor in statistics and data science
- Intern at Heller-Hurwicz Economic Institute at the University of Minnesota
- Interned at Accenture and Wise Systems
- Assisted in research at the MIT Media Lab in the Tangible Media Group division
- Conducted microfluids research in the Media Lab
- Member of the Alpha Phi sorority

High School:
- Played tennis and lacrosse at The Blake School
- Six-time letter winner
- Posted a 118-9 record in singles play and a 13-4 mark in doubles
- Won the National Sportsmanship Award
- 2016 team captain
- Won seven Minnesota State Championships with four team titles, two singles championships and one doubles championship
- AP Scholar for Distinction
- LearningWorks Teacher at Blake
- Intern at Women's Foundation of Minnesota advocating against sex trafficking