No. 28 TU Women's Tennis Travels to Indiana for Two Matches This Weekend
Feb. 6, 2014
TULSA, Okla. - The University of Tulsa women's tennis team finishes its five-match roadstand this weekend with two matches in West Lafayette, Ind.
No. 28 Golden Hurricane faces Georgia State on Saturday at 11 a.m. and host No. 30 Purdue on Sunday at 11 a.m.
This will be the first matchup for the Golden Hurricane against Georgia State and Purdue.
The Panthers has one player ranked in singles, Abigail Tere-Apisah at No. 8 and a doubles team of Tere-Apisah and Masa Grgan at No. 23, while the Boilermakers has one player ranked in singles, Mara Schmidt at No. 110.
Last week, the Hurricane defeated host No. 31 Oklahoma State 4-3 in Stillwater, Okla., on Friday night. For the first time this season, TU lost the doubles point and OSU built a 3-1 lead, but with wins from Marcelina Cichon, Samantha Vickers and Maria Sant'Anna, the Golden Hurricane scored the final three points to win the match.
No. 47 Vickers' win over No. 59 Kanyapat Narattana of Oklahoma State was her 100th career singles wins, the fourth player in school history to reach the 100-plus wins.
The Golden Hurricane returns home for a three-match homestand starting with SMU on Saturday, Feb. 15 at 9 a.m. at the Michael D. Case Tennis Center, where TU has a 47-match winning streak.
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