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The UIS men's and women's tennis teams each earned 6-1 wins over the Quincy Hawks on Saturday, defeating a team from the GLVC West Division.

Women's Tennis Match Summary
  • The Prairie Stars started the day strong by sweeping the doubles matches. It was the fifth doubles win of the season for the pairing of Franca Bucco and Carmen Llopis Fabra
  • Carmen Llopis Fabra, Niamh Grogan, and Kamila Kalinowska each won their singles matches in two sets while Sina Skjelstad and Franca Bucco won in three sets
  • Piper Schrepferman fell to 4-3 with a singles loss
  • The team is now 5-3 overall

Men's Tennis Match Summary
  • UIS men's tennis improved to 6-3 overall
  • Noah Burton and Rafa Rojas fell in a 6-4 doubles match. Ivan Esguerra and Lin En Tan won their doubles match 7-6, and the pairing of Pablo Herrera and Kai Van-Roon qon 6-2
  • Matthew Lapsley improved to 8-0 in singles play. Pablo Herrera and Rafa Rojas both improved to 7-2
  • Noah Burton had the singles loss 

Up Next
The Prairie Stars will host a pair of GLVC foes next weekend. UIS is set to meet Rockhurst on Saturday at 1:00 p.m. and William Jewell on Sunday at 11:00 a.m.