Six straight for women’s tennis after win over Marquette

The No. 33 Illinois women’s tennis team captured its sixth straight win after defeating Marquette 6-1 at Milwaukee Saturday afternoon.

After capturing the doubles point with victories at all three spots, the Illini never looked back. Junior Megan Fudge is 10-0 in singles after defeating Marquette’s Olga Fischer, 6-2, 6-3 at the No. 2 singles. Senior Shivani Dave also goes undefeated in singles, 5-0, as she topped Robin Metzier, 6-2, 6-3, at the No. 6 spot.

The Illini (8-2) return to the Atkins Tennis Center to play their first Big Ten match against Indiana University on Saturday.