Falcons Play Three in Lincoln This Weekend

    Freshman Christen Monreal won both her singles matches last weekend
    Freshman Christen Monreal won both her singles matches last weekend

    Feb. 28, 2008

    The Air Force women's tennis team travels to Lincoln, Neb., this weekend to play three matches. The falcons, 3-9 this season, will play the University of Nebraska on Friday, Feb. 29 at 4 p.m., followed by Northern Iowa (11 a.m.) and Nebraska-Kearney (6 p.m.) on Saturday, March 1.

    Air Force enters the weekend with a three-match losing streak, including two last weekend against UTEP (6-1) and New Mexico State (5-2). Freshman Christen Monreal provided the highlights for Air Force, winning at No. 6 singles against UTEP and No. 5 against NMSU. Monreal is 13-11 overall in singles play and 5-3 in dual matches.

    Senior Lauren Wilson also posted a victory against New Mexico State, rallying from a set down to defeat Zeljka Juricek, 0-6, 6-4, 6-3 at the No. 2 spot. Wilson is 4-3 at No. 2 singles in '08.

    Following this weekend's matches, the Falcons return home for a pair of contests on Friday, March 7 against Colorado College (9 a.m.) and North Texas (5 p.m.).

     

     

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