Sunflower Showdowns Await The University Of Tulsa
Feb. 18, 2011
TULSA, Okla. - The No. 37-ranked University of Tulsa women's tennis team (6-2) heads north to take on a struggling Kansas Jayhawk squad and a streaking Kansas State Wildcat team this weekend. TU will travel to Lawrence, Kan., for a showdown with KU at 11 a.m. Feb. 19. The Golden Hurricane will then head to Manhattan, Kan., for a match with No. 51-ranked K-State at noon Feb. 20.
Both Kansas teams traveled to Tulsa last year and were sent back to the Sunflower State with 6-1 losses.
Kansas State currently has a 6-0 mark, which is the best start to a season since 1989. Petra Niedermayerova and Karla Bonacic are both 6-0 in singles play this spring, and Petra Chuda, Ana Gomez Aleman and Antea Huljev are all 5-1.
KU is 1-2 this year with a win over Drake and losses to Santa Clara and No. 72 Washington State. Dylan Windom leads the Jayhawks with a 2-0 mark, and Paulina Los is 2-1.
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