KANSAS CITY, Mo. – UMKC women’s tennis doubles pair of Melinda Johnson (Overland Park, Kan.) and Yana Grechkina (Vladimir, Russia) were honored has the WAC Women’s Tennis Doubles Players of the Week, the conference announced today.
Johnson and partner Grechkina joined forces to defeat two No. 1 opponents. First they took down Arkansas State’s duo in a tight 7-6 (3) battle. The next day they came out again and defeated Central Arkansas’s top duo, 6-4.
The Blue & Gold will be back in action again on Saturday when they head to Wichita, Kan., for a neutral site match with UT Arlington at 4 p.m. CT.
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