Women’s Tennis Hosts In-State Rival Iowa State and UNI

first_imgThe Cyclones arrive to Drake with a 8-10 record and are coming off a 4-1 loss against West Virginia. UNI is visiting with a 3-7 record and is led by Gisela Kemper with a 10-11 record. Following this week’s matches, the Bulldogs will travel to Indiana to continue MVC play against Valparaiso on Friday, April 6. Print Friendly Version Des Moines, Iowa– The Drake University women’s tennis team is set to host Iowa State and UNI this week at the Roger Knapp Tennis Center. The Bulldogs square off against the Cyclones on Thursday at 5 p.m. and open Missouri Valley Conference play against the Panthers on Saturday at 1 p.m.center_img Drake is coming back from its spring break trip with a 4-3 loss against UC Riverside. Senior Summer Brills and junior Joely Lomas were also named Missouri Valley Conference Doubles Team of the Week on March 20 for blanking UC Riverside’s Lauren Wolfe and Tamilia Vaksman, 6-0. In singles competition, Lomas dropped her first set 7-6, but stormed back to win the next two sets 6-0, 6-0 at No. 5. Summer Brills also came back from being down a set as she took the final two sets 7-5, 6-2 at No. 1 to give Drake its third point.last_img