KANSAS CITY, Mo. – UMKC men’s (9-8) and women’s tennis (9-8) host Creighton in a doubleheader at 1 p.m. CT Tuesday at the Plaza Tennis Center. Free pizza will be available for all UMKC students.
For the men, this is the first of three nonconference matches. On the women’s side, Tuesday’s match marks the first of two non-league tune-ups before the Western Athletic Conference Tournament on April 28-30 in Las Cruces, New Mexico.
The Roos men’s squad is coming off a 1-1 WAC cluster weekend in Seattle. UMKC defeated Chicago State 5-2 on Sunday and narrowly fell 4-3 to a streaking New Mexico State squad on Saturday.
UMKC’s women’s team returns to the court for the first time in nine days after going 2-1 in a home WAC cluster on March 31-April 2. The Roos defeated Seattle U and UT Rio Grande Valley and fell 4-3 to Grand Canyon.
The men’s team travels to Oral Roberts on April 18 and both squads finish the regular season on Senior Day vs. Saint Louis on April 21 with a 2 p.m. CT doubleheader on the Plaza.
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