March 9, 2017
|Virginia (5-4) at No. 9 Michigan (7-3)|
|Date & Time||Friday, March 10 | 2:30 p.m.|
|Location||Ann Arbor, Mich. | Varsity Tennis Center|
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CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – The Virginia women’s tennis team (5-4) continues its spring break road trip through Big 10 country, facing No. 9 Michigan (7-3) at 2:30 p.m. on Friday (March 10),
The match will be played at the Varsity Tennis Center and links to live scoring and video will be available through links at VirginiaSports.com.
Virginia is coming off a hard-fought 5-2 loss at No. 2 Ohio State on Wednesday night where the Cavaliers got singles wins from freshman Rosie Johanson (Abbotsford, British Columbia), who is ranked No. 94 in the ITA women’s singles rankings, and sophomore Meghan Kelley (Falmouth, Maine). Both Cavaliers picked up wins over nationally-ranked foes as the Buckeyes have five players ranked nationally in singles.
The Cavaliers also feature the No. 75 ranked singles player in junior Cassie Mercer (Huntington, W.V.) and the No. 43 doubles team in Mercer and freshman Chloe Gullickson (Palm Beach Gardens, Fla.). The duo of Gullickson and Mercer defeated the No. 31 ranked doubles team from Ohio State on Tuesday night.
Michigan is coming off a 5-2 loss at Southern Cal a week ago.
The Wolverines feature three players ranked in the latest ITA women’s singles rankings, including No. 20 Kate Fahey, No. 30 Brienne Minor and No. 119 Alex Najarian. Michigan also features the No. 2 ranked doubles team in Fahey and Najarian, and the No. 18 ranked team in Minor and Mira Ruder-Hook.
The Cavaliers are 3-1 all-time against the Wolverines, winning the last meeting 4-2 in Charlottesville in 2016.
Thompson Ready To Lead From FrontWomen's Basketball4/18/18The mood was celebratory Wednesday afternoon at John Paul Jones Arena, where Tina Thompson was introduced as UVA's women's basketball coach.Walsh Ready to Lead 'Hoos in PostseasonMen's Golf4/18/18Healthy again after battling back problems for much of 2017, Thomas Walsh enters this weekend's ACC tournament in good form.Thompson Era Begins for CavaliersWomen's Basketball4/18/18Tina Thompson will be introduced as UVA's head women's basketball coach Wednesday afternoon at John Paul Jones Arena.
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A 1985 graduate of UVA, White worked at the Richmond Times-Dispatch until July 2009. He was honored six times as the state's Sportswriter of the Year.
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