Falcons Open Season at Home This Weekend

    Junior Natasha Rizvi
    Junior Natasha Rizvi

    Sept. 11, 2013

    The Air Force women’s tennis team opens its 2013-14 season at the Academy this weekend with five dual matches. The Falcons will face UT-Permian Basin, Colorado Mesa and Fort Hays State on Friday, then Nebraska-Kearney and CSU-Pueblo on Saturday. The matches, scheduled for the Academy’s Outdoor Courts, are free and open to the public.

    Head coach Kim Gidley enters her 16th season as the program's winningest head coach with 195 victories. She has led the Falcons to 62 wins the last four years, the most in a four-year span since winning the same amount from 1999-2002.

    Anastasia Hueffner is the lone senior on the ’13-14 roster, while juniors Natasha Rizvi, Tiffany Tran and Marcelli Magday as well as sophomore Mary Meyers return from last season.

    Here is Air Force’s schedule for the weekend:

    Friday, Sept. 13
    8:30 a.m. vs. UT-Permian Basin
    12:30 p.m. vs. Colorado Mesa
    3:30 p.m. vs. Fort Hays State

    Saturday, Sept. 14
    12 p.m. vs. Nebraska-Kearney
    4 p.m. vs. CSU-Pueblo

     


     

     

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