Hawkeyes Sign Bierich

July 29, 2005

Iowa City, IA – Iowa Men’s Head Tennis Coach Steve Houghton has landed another top recruit. Swedish prep tennis player Christian Bierich has signed a national letter of intent to attend The University of Iowa.

Bierich, a native of Landvetter, Sweden, joins the Hawkeyes as a highly touted international player who is ranked in Sweden’s top ten junior players.

“Christian is an outstanding recruit for us,” said Houghton. “We have had a long line of highly successful Swedish players over the years. I’m confident he will be another one.”