Weekend Preview: Women's Tennis
March 27, 2014
FORT WORTH, Texas – The No. 57 TCU women’s tennis team will continue action on the road with matches at Iowa State on Friday, March 28 and at West Virginia on Sunday, March 30.
The Horned Frogs (8-9, 1-2 Big 12) will first head to Ames, Iowa to face the Cyclones (8-9, 0-4 Big 12) on Friday at 3 p.m., before traveling to Morgantown, W.Va. to faceoff with the Mountaineers (3-12, 0-4 Big 12) on Sunday at 9 a.m., CST.
Parajova leads the team with an 11-2 record, with all of her matches coming at No. 2 singles, while Tan has been holding down the top spot for the Frogs with a 10-3 record. Sofiko Kadzhaya has started Big 12 play undefeated and sits at 3-0, while Monka Sirilova is 2-1 in conference matches.
Tan and Seda Arantekin have the best record in doubles for the team at 6-3, while the duo are 5-3 at No. 1 doubles.
Scouting the Opponents
West Virginia is also battling a losing streak, with freshmen Oana Manole and Kaja Mrgole leading the squad with seven wins a piece in singles. Manole and Mrgole team up in doubles action for a mark of 6-6 and are the only members of the Mountaineer squad to earn a regional ranking, after checking in at No. 9 in the Mid-Atlantic Region.