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Illinois completes undefeated weekend against Indiana and Purdue

By Tim Griffin

April 10, 2016

#Illini register another undefeated weekendThe Illinois women’s tennis team continued its hot streak over the weekend.The Illini registered an undefeated weekend after defeating both Indiana and Purdue. Illinois is now 12-6 on the spring season and 6-1 in the Big Ten, with their only conf...

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

Illinois' Ines Vias returns the ball during her singles match agaist Nebraska's Lisa Andersson. Vias won her singles match 6-3, 6-1 and the team defeated Nebraska with a score of 4-1.

By Tim Griffin

April 3, 2016

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...

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

Louise Kwong does a two handed rally at the Atkins Tennis Center on Febrary 26, 2016 against Northwestern. Illini lost 3-4.

By Thomas Polcyn

March 27, 2016

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’ future looks bright

By Tim Griffin

March 17, 2016

Tweet: #Illini women’s tennis’ future looks brightWhile the Illini women’s tennis team remains one game under .500 so far this spring season, the makeup of youth on its roster gives them potential to be competitive for years to come.The Illini entered this spring with one senior, four jun...

Illini women's tennis splits weekend in Madison

Ines Vias does a powerful one handed rally at the Atkins Tennis Center on Febrary 26, 2016 against Northwestern. Illini lost 3-4.

By Tim Griffin

March 7, 2016

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

Illinois' Alexis Casati attempts to return the ball during the meet against DePaul at Atkins Tennis Center on Feb. 19, 2016. The Illini lost 3-4.

By Tim Griffin

February 25, 2016

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 prepares for visiting South Florida

Illinois' Louise Kwong runs to the ball to make a return during the game against Maryland on Saturday, April 4.

By Tim Griffin

February 12, 2016

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

Jerricka Boone getting ready to send the ball back towards Kentucky in the singles matches at the Atkins Tennis Center on February 6, 2016. Kentucky won the match 7-0.

By Tim Griffin

February 8, 2016

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 women's tennis notes from weekend in Lubbock

By Tim Griffin

January 28, 2016

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

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...