Morgan  Barnhill
Morgan Barnhill


Austin, TX

High School:
ATA College Prep

Last College:
University of Kansas





Denver Improves to 11-6 on the Year


No. 45 Denver Opens League Play with 7-0 Win over South Dakota

Pioneers improve to 10-6 following win in league opener


  • Went 2-1 in singles play (2-0 in Summit League) and 17-7 (6-0 SL) in doubles play as a senior


  • Posted a 14-7 overall singles record 
  • An impressive overall doubles record of 18-2 with partner Bianca Mok
  • Named to the 2016 Summit League Academic All-League Team

Career Highlights:

  • 13-4 in in singles play during the 2015 spring season
  • 7-0 in Summit League singles action (tied for League best)
  • 12-11 in doubles play during her first season with the Pioneers
  • Named All-Summit League for the 2015 season

Before Denver:

  • University of Kansas: 10-3 record in doubles with wins against Nebraska, Houston, Kentucky, and Indiana
  • Went 4-8 in singles with wins against Texas, West Virginia, and Iowa State
  • MVP in 2010 and 2011
  • Coaches Award in 2012
  • All-Conference all three years for SPC
  • #11 recruit for the state of Texas


  • Born December 19, 1994 in Thibodaux, Louisiana
  • Daughter of Brian Barnhill and Kelly & Ric Knight
  • Has two sisters, Taylor and Ella
  • Chose Denver because of the combination of great academics and athletics, the experienced and dedicated coaching staff, along with the city of Denver's great atmosphere
  • Academy Member of the Austin Tennis Academy for ten years
  • Received Leadership Award from Austin Tennis Academy along with the Mentor Award
  • Member of St. Andrew's Episcopal School Athletic Council in 2010 and 2011
  • Member of National Charity League in Austin
  • Worked with A Glimmer of Hope and raised money to build a well for people in Ethiopia, Africa
  • Traveled to Nepal on a mission trip with the Edge of Seven organization to help build a water source for a girls' hostel and then trekked the Everest Trail
  • Has plans to become an OBGYN
  • When she's not playing tennis, she enjoys being with friends, playing golf, and fishing