Tigers set for home opener on Sunday.
Several Players Pick up Victories
The Tigers won five draws at Cougar Fall Draw
Three doubles teams in Semifinals.
Play Continues on Saturday
Southern Miss vs Auburn Tennis on Sunday, January 29, 2012 in Auburn, AL. Missy Hazeldine
As a Sophomore
Fall 2011: Posted a team-high seven wins in singles ... Finished the fall season on a four-match win streak ... Won her flight at the Cougar Fall Draw after defeating Charlotte Phillips of Houston, 6-7 (3), 6-2, 6-1 ... Compiled a 9-1 record in doubles with partners Jen Pfeifler and Taylor Schreimann ... Defeated Ole Miss' Gabby Rangel and Erin Stephens, 8-1, to win the Roberta Allison Classic with Pfeifler ... Made it to the round of eight at the USTA/ITA Regionals before being ousted by Tulane's Mariam Kurdadze and Emma Levy, 8-6 ... Defeated Sam Houston State's Tatyana Postnikova and Nadezhda Dubyanskaya, 8-2, to win the draw with Schreimann.
As a Freshman
Spring 2011: Was 6-13 in singles play competing in the No. 3, No. 4 and No. 5 spots ... Secured the win against Alabama A&M by defeating Kara Kennemore, 6-0, 6-0 ... Finished 9-12 in doubles while going 5-8 in the No. 1 spot with partners Paulina Schippers, Olivia Bennett, and Plamena Kurteva ... Upset No. 55 Katarina Milinkovic and Gia McKnight of DePaul, 9-8, at the Blue Gray Invitational with partner Olivia Bennett.
Fall 2010: Kicked off her collegiate career strong and concluded the fall with an 8-7 singles record ... Captured the Tigers Flight at the Brown Invitational, defeating three opponents during the tournament ... Won the 2010 ITA Southern Regional Consolation Championships, tallying a 5-1 record in the competition ... Had a successful doubles season with partner Olivia Bennett, finishing 7-6 during the fall ... The pair captured the consolation doubles draw at the ITA Southern Regional ... Bennett and Kasler represented Auburn at the ITA/Riviera All-American Championships and recorded a victory during the national tournament, defeating Florida State's Manon Veldman and Federica Suess (8-2) ... Recorded a 2-1 record with Paulina Schippers at the Seminole Quad Tournament.
Prior to Auburn
Graduated from Gulf Breeze (Fla.) High School in 2010 ... Trained at the Evert Tennis Academy in Boca Raton, Fla. and Harold Soloman Institute in Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. ... Listed as the No. 27 recruit in the country by Tennisrecruiting.net, No. 6 in the Southeast and as high as No. 2 in Florida ... Captured a pair of ITF Doubles Championships in 2007 and 2008 ... Won the 2007 Girls Hard Court National Doubles title, as well as the 2007 Easter Bowl Doubles crown ... Won six National Open Doubles Championships and one Open Singles Championship ... Won a total of eight USTA balls ... Won two Florida high school state singles championships in 2008 and 2010 ... Won three Florida high school state doubles titles with current teammate Jen Pfeifler ... Tied Chris Evert with five state high school championships ... Chosen as Tennis Player of the Year by the Florida Dairy Farmers in 2008 and 2010 ... Chosen Tennis Player of the Year by the Pensacola News Journal in 2008 and shared the honor with Jen Pfeifler in 2009 and 2010 ... Honored as Pensacola Athlete of the Year in 2010 by the PNJ ... Selected as overall Female Scholar Athlete of the Year by the PNJ in 2010 ... Coached by Geoff Watts, Ed Dotson, Mario Vergara and Andy Brandi.
Daughter of Corine and Jim Kasler ... Has one brother, Ryan ... Born September 5, 1991 in Honolulu, Hawaii ... Majoring in Pre-Veterinary Medicine.