UIC head women's tennis coach Shannon Tully was recently named a recipient of the UIC Vice Chancellor of Student Affairs (VCSA) Outstanding Staff Award. Tully was one of five individuals to earn the award for demonstrating outstanding levels of professionalism and enthusiasm while providing exceptional service to Student Affairs.
Head coach Shannon Tully collected her 200th career win as the UIC women's tennis team (8-10, 5-1 HL) captured a 6-1 victory in its first ever meeting with Oakland (5-13, 1-5 HL) on Saturday at Bloomfield Tennis. The Flames swept all three doubles matches and went on to take five singles at the No. 2-6 positions.
The UIC women's tennis team (7-10, 4-1 HL) edged by Detroit (8-7, 3-3 HL) on Friday with a 4-3 win at the Titan Tennis Courts. After falling in doubles, the Flames came back in singles to take four wins, with junior Keti Mebuke taking a grueling three-set victory to decide the match.
The UIC women's tennis team (6-10, 3-1 HL) will bring its road schedule to a close when it takes on Detroit (8-6, 3-2 HL) on Friday at 7 p.m. CT in Detroit, Mich., and then heads to Rochester, Mich., to face Oakland (5-12, 1-4 HL) at 3:30 p.m. on Saturday.
The UIC women's tennis team (6-10, 3-1 HL) closed out its weekend with a 6-1 win against Green Bay (1-11, 0-5 HL) on Sunday at Western Racquet & Fitness. The Flames clinched the doubles point and went on to win five singles matches in straight sets.
The UIC women's tennis team (5-10, 2-1 HL) dropped its first Horizon League match of the season Saturday with a 4-3 defeat at Milwaukee (10-7, 4-0 HL). The Flames won three singles matches but lost the doubles point at North Shore Elite Sports Club.