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. 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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