Jessica Podlofsky and Sonia Bokhari will lead the Massachusetts tennis team in its season opener against Providence, following a successful tournament last weekend.
The Massachusetts tennis team will look to build off last weekend’s success when it participates in the Eastern Collegiate Invitational this weekend.
After having its last three matches rained out, including Wednesday against Connecticut, the Massachusetts tennis team will host Atlantic 10 foe Fordham on Thursday. With a flu bug hitting multiple players on the team, UMass coach Judy Dixon will need to make changes on the fly against the Rams.
After its first home opener was cancelled due to inclement weather, UMass hosts Fordham this Friday in hopes of building off of its successes at the Eastern College Invitational last weekend.
The Massachusetts tennis team kicked off the fall season at the Eastern Collegiate Invitational at Army in West Point, N.Y. this past weekend. Sophomore Julia Comas won the Flight B singles championship while freshman Jessica Podlofsky won Flight D. No. 1 singles player Yuliana Motyl, however, had a bye in the first round before losing to Hofstra’s Elena Ivanova in straight sets, 6-4, 6-2.