RCW: Inside Tennis 3.24
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Number BY THE NUMBERS
The number of singles wins against ranked opponents Kansas sophomore Anastasia Rychagova has earned this season.
UPCOMING HOME MATCHES
TCU (March 10)
Texas Tech (March 12)
Notes QUICK HITS
- Rychagova topped Wichita State’s No. 113-ranked player, Giulia Guidetti, 6-3, 6-1, and is now 7-2 against ranked opponents this season. Rychagova improved to 8-1 in spring play and holds a 19-5 overall singles record.
- Senior Tess Bernard-Feigenbaum moved up to the No. 2 singles spot and won the match clincher in the 5-2 victory with her three-set win. The No. 19-ranked doubles pair of Bernard-Feigenbaum and Nina Khmelnitckaia won their match at the No. 1 spot and improved to 9-1 in spring play and 15-4 overall.
- Mixing things up, Rychagova competed with freshman Maria Toran Ribes for the first time and topped their opponent, 6-2, at the No. 3 doubles spot to give Kansas the doubles point.
- Toran Ribes moved to 7-3 in three-set matches after she notched a win at the No. 5 singles spot.
- Freshman Tatiana Nikolaeva is now on a three-match win streak after a win at No. 6 singles.
- Next, the Jayhawks will travel to Las Vegas to face UNLV on Friday, February 24 and Tennessee, in a neutral site match, on Saturday, February 25. Both matches are slated for 10 a.m., CT.