NCAA Womens Tennis

Arizona to Open NCAA Championships Agaisnt No. 18 Oklahoma

Arizona to Open NCAA Championships Agaisnt No. 18 Oklahoma


TUCSON – No. 40 Arizona vs. No. 18 Oklahoma

When: Saturday, May 4 at 8:00 a.m. MST

Where: Mitchell Tennis Center, College Station, Texas

Team Records: Arizona 17-12 (4-6 Pac-12), Oregon 18-6 (11-2 Big 12)

Series

The series is tied 1-1

Last Meeting

Arizona 5, Oklahoma 1 – Feb. 18, 2005

Scouting the Sooners

Oklahoma enters the NCAA Championships with an 18-6 record. The Sooners made a run to the Big 12 Championships semifinals, falling to No. 7 Texas 4-2. Oklahoma has won the doubles point in 20 matches this seasonΒ 

In the Rankings

Arizona is ranked 40th nationally, and the Wildcats have been ranked in the top 45 since Feb. 20. Reece Carter is ranked in singles at No. 105 and is in doubles alongside Brandelyn Fulgenzi at No. 38.

Oklahoma checks into the team rankings at No. 18 and . Julia Garcia Ruiz is the top-ranked singles player for the Sooners at No. 37, and Dana Guzman is ranked No. 40. Florencia Urrutia is in the singles rankings at No.66, and Alina Shcherbinina rounds out the ranked singles group at No. 121.

Shcherbinina is ranked with Guzman in doubles at No. 4, and Guzman is ranked with Roisin Gilheany at 26th. Garzia Ruiz and Zdena Safarova are ranked 37th.

Up Next

With a win, Arizona will take on the winner of No. 13 Texas A&M and A&M-Corpus Christi Sunday, May 5 at 11:00 a.m. MST.

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