Kansas Doubles Team Qualifies for Next Weekend's All-American Championships

Sept. 26, 2010

SKILLMAN, N.J. –

Kansas tennis’ No. 1 doubles team of Ekaterina Morozova and Erin Wilbert qualified for the Intercollegiate Tennis Association Women’s All-American Championships, as announced by the ITA.

Morozova, a junior out of Togliatte, Russia, and Wilbert, a junior out of Lafayette, La., will be a part of college tennis’ elite next weekend, when they travel to Los Angeles for the prequalifying round of the eight-day national event, which is the ITA’s first national event of the 2010-2011 season. In addition, Morozova has also made it to the singles prequalifying round.

The prequalifying rounds begin on Saturday at UCLA. The event will then continue at the storied Riviera Country Club in Los Angeles’ Pacific Palisades section.

Competing in the No. 1 doubles spot in 2009-2010, the duo went 11-11 with a 5-5 mark in Big 12 play. The two knocked off Colorado’s No. 72-ranked doubles team of Ana Anuszkiewicz and Monica Milewski on the Buffalos’ home court, 8-4, for the biggest win of the 2009-2010 season.

The full field can be found here.