Pin Us
Like Us
Follow Us
Article Image
Courtesy: Athletics Communications

Iowa State Tennis Ready for Home Opener

Release: 01/23/2014
Print RSS
Related Links
More from

Ames, Iowa- Iowa State tennis will open their season at home on Friday at Ames Racquet and Fitness’ indoor courts.

Last weekend at the Florida Gulf Coast Spring Invite, junior Ksenia Pronina took second place in the top-flight. Junior Meghan Cassens and sophomore Ana Gasparovic also teamed up for a second-place finish in top-flight doubles.

“Playing with the elements was just a little bit different,” head coach Armando Espinosa said, “Playing with the sun and the wind, even the blue sky makes a difference when we come home and play in what we consider perfect conditions indoors, it’s going to help.”

Espinosa is confident that last weekend’s matches helped his team prepare for Friday’s matches.

“I’m feeling pretty good [about Friday’s upcoming matches],” Espinosa said. “It’s a great thing for us if you get to play that much tennis in a short period of time.”

The Cyclones will take on Southeast Missouri State at 9 a.m. followed by Omaha at 12 p.m.

Like Iowa State Tennis on Facebook and follow @CycloneTEN on Twitter for more updates.

More on Tennis
The Team
Head coach Armando Espinosa | Coaching Staff
Roster | Records | Big 12 Standings

Weekly Release

Forker Tennis Courts

Social Media
Twitter | Facebook

Inside Iowa State
Archives | For Recruits
Recruiting Questionnaire

Strategic Plan
Cyclone Connections
Cyclone Sidebar
Farm Strong Slider
Cyclone Spotlight
2:00 Timeout
Sweet Caroline
Fight Song