Bloniarz with SNC tennis

DE PERE, Wis. – Ariel Bloniarz, a 2010 Kingsford High School graduate and U.P. tennis standout, is winding up her St. Norbert College career.

The senior team captain and four-year starter sports a 9-3 record playing No. 5 singles.

At the halfway point of the season, Bloniarz and the Green Knights competed in the Gustavus Adolphus College Fall Invitational in St. Peter, Minn. She won three matches before falling in the finals to Ashley Miller of UW-Whitewater.

Bloniarz is a stellar student off the court, with the accounting major maintaining a 3.99 grade point average. She has been named to the Midwest Conference all-academic all-conference her freshman, sophomore and junior years.

In her free time, she tutors other St. Norbert students. The daughter of Sandy and Al Bloniarz of Iron Mountain also has an internship with Alliance Management of De Pere.