Women's Tennis Battles Back to .500 Mark
March 27, 2004
CONWAY, S.C. - The University of Memphis women's tennis team evened its overall record at 9-9 with a 4-3 win over Coastal Carolina (11-4), in non-conference play, Saturday.
The Lady Tigers jumped up early, winning the doubles point with victories from the No. 1 and 3 doubles squads. In the singles portion of the match, Marlene Dirnstorfer, Andrea Feichtinger and Alex Tjioe nailed down the 4-3 win by winning their respective singles matches.
The Lady Tigers will return to Memphis only to depart again for the final regular season road trip of the year when they face UAB, Cincinnati and DePaul in a C-USA tournament preview next weekend in Birmingham, Ala.
Memphis 4, Coastal 3