No. 19 Kansas hosts three top-25 teams for the ITA Kick-Off Weekend on Friday, Jan. 24 and Saturday, Jan. 25. Play from the Jayhawk Tennis Center begins Friday at noon CT when Kansas faces No. 22 Tennessee. The 16th -ranked California Bears will play in the day’s second match at 3 p.m. CT, against No. 20 Virginia.
No. 19 Kansas earned a ranked win in doubles along with two victories in singles action on the final day of competition at the Orlando Invitational Sunday. Pairing for the first time, sophomore Malkia Ngounoue and Luniuska Delgado completed a 7-6 (4) rout of No. 37 Priya Niezagoda and Anastasia Smirnova of Rice.
No. 19 Kansas women’s tennis team travels to Orlando, Florida, to kick start its spring season Jan. 10-12 at the Orlando Invitational. It marks the second year the Jayhawks have competed in the invite and will take place at the United States Tennis Association (USTA) National Campus in Orlando, Florida.
On the brink of the 2020 spring season, Kansas women’s tennis comes in at No. 19 in the first Oracle/ITA Team ranking of the year, the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) released Wednesday. The Jayhawks are one of three teams from the Big 12 Conference in the Oracle/ITA top-25 joining Texas at No. 7 and Oklahoma State at No. 11.