September 13, 2013

Women’s Tennis to Open Fall Schedule

SIUE Cougar Tennis Courts

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. –The women's tennis program will be in action this weekend for the first time this season as they prepare to compete in the SIUE Fall Invitational from Sept. 13-15. The Cougars will host Evansville, Butler and Eastern Illinois.

Two additional competitions will round out the fall schedule as the Bulldogs are slated to play in the Ball State Invitational next weekend and the ITA Regionals hosted by Memphis on Oct. 18.

Last year's team MVP, Caroline Hedrick returns to the lineup for her senior season as the Bulldogs look to improve their overall record from a year ago. Hedrick is one of three seniors on the team along with Stephanie McLoughlin and Angelina Qin.

Other Bulldogs ready to make an impact include Sienna Reuter who earned the team's most improved award last year and sophomore Konstantina Adami who was recognized as the team's Newcomer of the Year.