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Sofia Henning, a four-year letterwinner with the Francis Marion women's tennis program, enters her first season as assistant coach for the Patriots.
A native of Gothenburg, Sweden, she earned a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in marketing (magna cum laude) in May 2018.
On the tennis courts, she posted a career singles record of 52-23, standing 10th all-time on the women's list for singles victories. She was named an ITA Scholar-Athlete on three occasions (2016, 2017, 2018) and was selected to the PBC All-Academic Team three times (2016, 2017, 2018). She was part of Patriot squads that earned ITA All-Academic Team awards in 2016 and 2018.
Henning was inducted into Chi Alpha Sigma national college athlete honor society, Phi Kappa Phi honor society, Omicron Delta Kappa national leadership honor society, and Beta Gamma Sigma business honor society. She served on the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) for three years (2015-16, 2016-17, 2017-18), and was named to both the Peach Belt Conference Presidential Honor Roll and the FMU Swamp Fox Athletic-Academic Honor Roll on every possible occasion. She also earned D2 ADA Academic Achievement Awards in both 2016 and 2017.