Jan. 10, 2013
MILWAUKEE - The Marquette women's tennis team returns to the court after a two-month hiatus and will compete at the IU Adidas Winter Invitational on the campus of Indiana University in Bloomington.
Play will begin at 11 a.m. CT on Friday, Jan. 11 with round one of doubles competition. Round one of singles competition will begin at 12:30 and 2 p.m.
The Invitational opens at 9 a.m. on Saturday with round two of doubles action. Singles play will follow and a third round of doubles will be played from 2-4 p.m. CT.
The event will conclude on Sunday with two rounds of doubles to be played. Start time will be 9 a.m.
A young Golden Eagles squad is led by junior captain Rocio Diaz. Sophomores Ali Dawson, Vanessa Foltinger and Ana Pimienta had strong fall campaigns and will add leadership to the squad. Freshmen Aleeza Kanner, Erin Gebes and twins Laia Hernandez Soler and Aina Hernandez Soler have been strong additions to the team.
Dual meet play will begin next weekend as MU travels to Minnesota and will play Minnesota and Montana in Minneapolis.