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U of M, Crookston Women’s Tennis Team Braces for Three Matches this Week
March 30, 2009

Contact: Chris Vito - Assistant Sports Information Director - (218)281-8445


(Crookston, Minn.) – The University of Minnesota, Crookston Women’s Tennis team gets ready for a busy week as they play three matches.

 

The Golden Eagles will host the University of Minnesota Morris on Tuesday, March 31 in a non-conference match at Center Court Fitness Center in Grand Forks, N.D. First serve is scheduled for 12 p.m. It will be a make-up of the March 10 match that was postponed due to bad weather.

 

On Saturday, April 4, U of M, Crookston will travel to St. Peter, Minn. for a pair of Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference (NSIC) matches against Upper Iowa University and Minnesota State University, Mankato. The matches will begin at 2:30 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. respectively.

 

The Golden Eagles have an overall record of 0-6 and NSIC record of 0-6 and have not played since a 9-0 loss to Augustana College on March 7.

 

Golden Eagles vs. University of Minnesota Morris 12 p.m.  Tuesday, March 31

 

The Cougars have an overall and Upper Midwest Athletic Conference (UMAC) record of 0-1 after dropping a 6-0 decision to Martin Luther College on March 26.

 

Golden Eagles vs. Upper Iowa University   2:30 p.m.  Saturday, April 4

 

The Peacocks have an overall record of 10-6 and NSIC record of 5-2 after defeating Southwest Minnesota State University 5-4 on March 28.

 

Golden Eagles @ Minnesota State   5:30 p.m.   Saturday, April 4

 

The Mavericks have an overall record of 7-7 and NSIC record of 6-2 after dropping a 7-2 decision to St. Cloud State University on March 29. They play host to the College of St. Benedict on Friday, April 3.


For more information, visit the Golden Eagle Athletics website at www.goldeneaglesports.com.

The University of Minnesota, Crookston is a NCAA Division II Institution and a member of the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference (NSIC). Golden Eagle Hockey is a member of the Midwest Collegiate Hockey Association (MCHA). The Golden Eagle Equestrian team is a member of the Intercollegiate Horse Show Association (IHSA).

 

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