Rotating image

UIC Flames
Official Store

    UIC Women's Tennis Finishes 10th in Midwest Region

    Head coach Shannon Tully
    Head coach Shannon Tully
    Women's Tennis Home

    Women's Tennis Finishes Play at Bowling Green Invite

    Women's Tennis Releases 2014-15 Schedule Ahead of Fall Campaign

    Top Flames Moment: Jana Knoppe Ties UIC Career Singles Victories Record

    Flames Tennis Facility

    UIC Flames Facebook

    UIC Flames Twitter


    July 16, 2013

    CHICAGO - For the second-straight year, the UIC women's tennis team, which captured its 17th-consecutive Horizon League Championship in 2013, finished the campaign with a top-10 ranking in the Intercollegiate Tennis Association's (ITA) Midwest Region. The Flames finished 10th in the poll after a ninth-place finish in 2012.

    Head coach Shannon Tully, who was named the ITA's Midwest Region Coach of the Year, guided the Flames to their 17th-consecutive conference championship after producing a record of 14-5 during the dual season and going 6-1 against Horizon League opponents. After capturing the Horizon League title, UIC went on to make its 15th-straight NCAA Tournament appearance.

    Additionally, the doubles tandem of junior Mariana Palacios and senior Haley Craig finished in a 10th-place tie among the doubles teams in the Midwest Region. Palacios and Craig combined to produce an overall record of 12-8, including a 12-7 mark in dual match play. The duo played the entire season at the No. 1 doubles position, going 8-1 against Horizon League opponents.

    In 2013-14, UIC is set to return five-of its top-six players from last season. Stay tuned to for the official release of the 2013 fall schedule.