LINCOLN, Neb. – UMKC women’s tennis (0-1) travels to Nebraska this weekend to take on the Cornhuskers and South Dakota this weekend. The Roos will face the Huskers at 11 a.m. CT on Saturday and then take on the Coyotes at 10 a.m. CT on Sunday in Lincoln.
UMKC fell 7-0 in the season opener at Kansas State on Jan. 21. Katie Fries (Overland Park, Kan.) fell 6-4, 6-4 in No. 2 singles while Yana Grechkina (Vladimir, Russia) dropped a 7-5, 7-5 decision on the No. 4 singles court. Mariam Kurasbediani (Tbilsi, Georgia) forced a second set tiebreaker in the No. 5 singles match.
The Roos will begin a 4-match home stretch against UConn on Feb. 5 in Kansas City.
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