NO. 45 DENVER SET TO HOST ORAL ROBERTS ON FRIDAY
Pioneers' Three Graduating Student-Athletes Will be Recognized During Intraleague Match
April 20, 2017
The No. 45-ranked DU women’s tennis team will host its final home match of the 2017 season on Friday, battling Summit League rivals Oral Roberts at 5:30pm at CAC-Monaco (DIRECTIONS). Live scoring for this match can be followed HERE.
Winners of six straight matches, DU (14-6, 4-0 Summit) has yet to lose at home this season (6-0) while Oral Roberts (13-9, 3-2 Summit) is 1-6 away from Tulsa. Denver is coming off of a 6-1 victory over Utah on Tuesday while the Golden Eagles are coming off of a 4-3 win over Western Illinois this past Saturday.
Between doubles and singles play on Friday, Denver’s three seniors – Maureen Slattery, Morgan Barnhill & Sonja Radosevic – will be recognized for their achievements during their respective careers and presented with special mementos commemorating their time as Pioneers. The three student-athletes have already combined to record 195 singles victories and 201 doubles wins in addition to accruing awards and accolades galore during their time at DU with lots of tennis left to be played this spring.
Following Friday’s match, DU will wrap up its regular season with a road match vs. Western Illinois on Sunday, Apr. 23 at 8am MT. The Summit League Championships will then be staged in Indianapolis during the weekend of Apr. 28-29 with the NCAA Tournament beginning two weeks thereafter.