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Illinois women's tennis go 2-0 against Big Ten counterparts

Illinois women's tennis go 2-0 against Big Ten counterparts

By Tim Griffin

April 3, 2016


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The Illinois women’s tennis team entered this weekend's matches on a hot streak, winning its last five matches. The Illini continued that trend against their matches over the weekend, downing the Iowa Hawkeyes on Friday evening, defeating Big Ten counterpart, the Nebraska Cornhuskers, Sunda...

Illini women's tennis prepares for Big Ten duo

By Tim Griffin

March 31, 2016


Filed under Sports

tweet: @illiniwtennis prepares for Big Ten duo as Iowa and Nebraska come to townThe Illinois women’s tennis team is awaiting two Big Ten counterparts to make the trip to Urbana this coming weekend. The Illini will take on the Iowa Hawkeyes on Friday and then the Nebraska Cornhuskers on Sunday at the...

Illinois women's tennis finishes perfect spring break record with win over Maryland

Illinois women's tennis finishes perfect spring break record with win over Maryland

By Thomas Polcyn

March 27, 2016


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Thomas PolcynAssistant Sports EditorThe Illinois women’s tennis team completed its undefeated spring break with a 5-2 victory over Maryland on Sunday morning.AGEarlier in the week, the Illini defeated the College of Charleston and Rutgers. The team is now on its first three-game winning streak since ...

Illini women's tennis splits weekend in Madison

Illini women's tennis splits weekend in Madison

By Tim Griffin

March 7, 2016


Filed under Sports

The Illinois women’s tennis team had a busy weekend up north.The Illini (5-6) defeated the unranked Wisconsin Badgers (3-8), but were downed by No. 30 William and Mary (10-4) at the Nielsen Tennis Complex in Madison, Wisconsin.ssllinois had won four straight against Wisconsin before the teams’ Fr...

Big Ten play begins for the Illini

Big Ten play begins for the Illini

By Tim Griffin

February 25, 2016


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tweet: #Illini open up the Big Ten play with a state showdown against NorthwesternBig Ten season has finally arrived for the Illinois women’s tennis team. The Illini host the visiting Northwestern Wildcats at the Atkins Tennis Center on Friday. The Wildcats got the best of the in-state showdown ...

Illini women's tennis takes on visiting Depaul

Illini women's tennis takes on visiting Depaul

By Tim Griffin

February 18, 2016


Filed under Sports

tweet: [email protected] takes on visiting No. 49 Depaul at Atkins Tennis Center this weekend. With the Illini women’s tennis team just overcoming a three-match losing streak with a victory over South Florida last weekend, the team seems confident preparing for Friday’s match. The Illini ...

Illini bounce back and beat South Florida

Illini bounce back and beat South Florida

By Tim Griffin

February 15, 2016


Filed under Sports

After losing three straight, the Illini women’s tennis team hosted South Florida on Saturday. It was the 11th all-time meeting between the two programs, but the first time Illinois has hosted the matchup.The Illini knocked off the Bulls 5-2 to rise back above .500 — they’re 4-3 with the win, whil...

Illini women's tennis prepares for visiting South Florida

Illini women's tennis prepares for visiting South Florida

By Tim Griffin

February 12, 2016


Filed under Sports

With a 3-3 record, the Illini womens tennis team is looking to take a step above .500 against South Florida this Saturday. The Bulls are 1-3 so far in the Spring, and will be visiting Atkins Tennis Center for the Illini’s second home match of February.The Illini and South Florida met last season as well, wi...

Illini fall to No. 22 Kentucky at home

Illini fall to No. 22 Kentucky at home

By Tim Griffin

February 8, 2016


Filed under Sports

The Illini returned home to the Atkins Tennis Center for their Saturday matchup, where they took on the No. 22 Kentucky Wildcats.The matchup marked the beginning of the Illini’s long February homestand. The 4-1 Wildcats bested the Illini, defeating them 7-0. The Illini are now 3-3 on the Spring season....

Illini take on No. 22 Kentucky at home

By Tim Griffin

February 4, 2016


Filed under Sports

tweet: Illini prepare for No. 22 Kentucky at home Coming off a 4-2 loss to Notre Dame, the Illinois women's tennis team is preparing to face Kentucky in the Illini's third home match of the season against Kentucky.So far in practice this week, the Illini have focused on what went wrong in the ma...

Illini women's tennis notes from weekend in Lubbock

By Tim Griffin

January 28, 2016


Filed under Sports

Over the weekend, doubles partners junior Louise Kwong and freshman Ines Vias, along with the rest of the Illini women’s tennis team, took on Virginia Tech and Texas Tech. The doubles pair didn’t finish their first match against Virginia Tech, but were leading 5-4 at the end of the match.On Sunday...

Illini women's tennis breaks even at ITA Kickoff

By Tim Griffin

January 26, 2016


Filed under Sports

The Illini women’s tennis team split its matches over the weekend in Lubbock, Texas, winning its first match against No. 30 Virginia Tech 4-3, but losing to No. 17 Texas Tech 4-1. The Illini needed to win both matches this weekend to qualify for the ITA National Indoor Championship.Although the...

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