Nothwehr led the SIU women's tennis program to the school's winningest season in 2012.
Enters her second season as graduate assistant after serving as a student assistant coach in 2010-11.
2009-10: Finished the season with a 9-4 singles mark after missing the first month and a half of the season with an injury...Tied for the team lead in conference singles with a 5-2 mark...Won five straight matches from March 11 through April 3...Finished college career by winning four of final five singles matches...Finished with a 6-3 doubles record with Anastacia Simons.
2008-09: Recorded a 13-8 record in singles play, mainly as the No. 4 player...In doubles, Cruise was 14-10, as she spent the season paired with Jessica Flannery.
2007-08:Compiled a 11-10 record primarily at No. 3 singles...Partnered primarily with Martina Vianna Ce at No. 2 doubles, posting a 10-12 record.
2006-07: Posted a 9-6 singles record in her first year at SIU...Paired with Jessica Flannery for a 4-6 doubles record.
Prior to SIU: As a sophomore at Cardinal Newman high school, Cruise won 2A state singles title.
Personal:Born September 13, 1988...Finished her undergraduate schooling at SIU with a bachelors degree in Dietetics... Attending Graduate School for Social Work...Full name is Michela Dawn Cruise...Daughter of Greg and Patricia Cruise...Has one sister (Jennifer).
|Tuesday, Mar 11|
|Women's Tennis||Nashville, Tenn.||2:00 PM|
|Friday, Mar 14|
|Women's Tennis||Hilton Head, S.C.||9:00 AM|
|Saturday, Mar 15|
|Women's Tennis||Hilton Head, S.C.||1:00 PM|
|Friday, Mar 21|
|Women's Tennis||Champaign, Ill.||4:00 PM|
|Wednesday, Mar 26|
|Women's Tennis||Carbondale, Ill.||2:00 PM|
|Thursday, Mar 27|
|Women's Tennis||St. Louis, Mo.||1:00 PM|
|Saturday, Mar 29|
|Women's Tennis||Louisville, Ky.||11:00 AM|
|Women's Tennis||Louisville, Ky.||4:00 PM|
|Saturday, Apr 5|
|Women's Tennis||Carbondale, Ill.||1:00 PM|
|Sunday, Apr 6|
|Women's Tennis||Carbondale, Ill.||10:00 AM|