Women Tennis set to compete in MVC Individuals

    Junior Natasha Tomishima has started the fall season 2-0.

    Junior Natasha Tomishima has started the fall season 2-0.
    Women's Tennis Home

    Saluki women's tennis to host SIU Wooden Racquet Tennis Classic

    Salukis earn All-Conference, All-Select, Freshman of the Year and Elite 18

    Women’s tennis takes second place in the Missouri Valley Conference

    Official Athletics Twitter
    Official Athletics Facebook
    Official Athletics YouTube

    Oct. 3, 2013

    By Tim McCaughan

    CARBONDALE, Ill. - The Southern Illinois women's tennis team is set to travel to St. Louis, Mo., Oct. 4-6, to compete in the Missouri Valley Conference Individuals Tennis Championships at the Dwight Davis Tennis Center.

    Matches will begin on Friday at 9:00 a.m. and will continue both Saturday (Oct. 5) and Sunday (Oct. 6) at 9:00 a.m. each day.

    Natasha Tomishima and Jennifer Dein won the doubles championship at flight No. 2 last season, while Tomishima picked up two individual wins. Junior Gisela Cairo Baza picked up three wins in singles action during the Championships.

    "We are ready and excited to be playing this weekend especially sincewe are hosting the championships," said head coach Audra Anderson. "A lot of conference teams will have new players, so we just have to play our own games."