June 22, 2024


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Women’s Tennis Travels for First Street Weekend

Fort Value, Texas – The LSU women’s tennis crew will journey to Texas for the very first street weekend of the yr, taking on TCU at the Bayard H. Freidman Center in Fort Worth at 2 p.m. CT on Friday, February 2, ahead of concluding the weekend with a match towards SMU at the SMU Tennis Advanced in Dallas at noon CT on Sunday, February 4. 


Dwell stats and video clip are accessible for Friday afternoon’s match against TCU, with stats accessible here and online video in this article. Sunday’s match compared to will also have reside stats and video, with backlinks for stats presented here and video here.

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“We are all set to preserve bettering after our tremendous start out at household this 7 days,” co-head mentor Michael Promote reported. “Every single street match offers different troubles, and this crew is hungry to contend and want to keep their momentum. We’re energized for competitiveness against two tricky teams this weekend.”

The Matchups 

LSU and TCU have met in dual match competition 19 situations, with the Tigers holding a 12-7 lead in the sequence. Friday’s match will be the very first involving the two courses considering that 2005, when TCU defeated LSU in the 1st round of the NCAA Event in a 4-1 contest. 


The Tigers and the Mustangs have confronted each individual other 22 moments in excess of the decades, with LSU keeping an 18-4 advantage in the sequence. When the teams met very last time, LSU arrived out on top rated in a 5-1 contest, with singles victories from the senior trio of Taylor Bridges, Paris Corley, and Eden Richardson and the sophomore duo of Safiya Carrington and Maggie Cubitt.

Tiger Tidbits 

The Tigers are 3- in the twin year soon after 3 sweeps at residence before in the week above Rice, Southern, and Tulane, respectively. Most lately, LSU finished a best 7- sweep in excess of the Tulane Inexperienced Waves on Wednesday night at the LSU Tennis Sophisticated. 


Corley grew to become the 1st Tiger to hit double digit wins in the 2020-21 period with her tenth of the season on Wednesday night time, a 6-2, 6-2, straight established earn. In the dual period, Geissler leads the team with a few wins from 3 matches and is joined in the various singles earn classification by Bridges, Corley, and Richardson.

In the Oracle-ITA Rankings, the Tigers are represented in both doubles and singles. Richardson and Geissler checked in as the No. 14 doubles duo in the country, while in singles Bridges is rated No. 41 and Carrington begins the year at No. 83. 


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For far more information on the LSU women’s tennis program stick to the Tigers on Twitter @lsuwten , on Instagram @LSUWTen , and on www.Fb.com/lsuwten.