Jan. 13, 2018
BLOOMINGTON, Ind.--The Marquette women's tennis team opened its first competition of 2018 on Saturday playing at the Indiana Winter Invitational.
Saturday's play began with doubles and Natalija Popovic and Lesley Foe took a 6-3 win over Pothier and Memishishi from ACU, while Milica Novakovic and Andrea Amortegui also earned a victory in round one with a 6-2 decision over Mogan and Milano from Wright State.
In the Indiana Singles Flight round one, Popovic topped Cai from the host school, IU, 6-4, 7-6 (7-4) and Franks pulled out a win over Olenyk from Colorado, 6-3, 7-5 in the Crimson Flight. In round one of the Big Red flight, Foe toppled Indiana's Ema Love in a swift 6-0, 6-2 decision.
Doubles play resumes Sunday at 8 a.m. Central time in Bloomington.