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SIUE Tennis Falls to UIC

SIUE Tennis Falls to UIC

PEORIA, Ill. – The SIUE women's tennis team fell 4-1 to UIC Saturday. The match was played at the Clubs at River City in Peoria, Illinois.

The Cougars drop to 3-4 on the season while the Flames improve to 5-4.

SIUE dropped both the No. 1 and No. 2 doubles matches. The No. 3 doubles match was unfinished, with the Cougars duo of Alina Munteanu and Nicole Gomez up 4-1.

In No. 1 singles, Munteanu defeated Lejla Colic, 6-2, 5-0. Munteanu is 5-2 in No. 1 singles play this season.

Both the No. 3 and No. 2 singles matches went unfinished. In No. 2 singles, UIC's Karyna Bihel was up on SIUE's Lara Tupper, 6-0, 3-6, 4-2.

SIUE will return to action Sunday against Bradley. The match is set to begin at 10 a.m. at the Clubs at River City.

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