WICHITA, Kan.- The No. 62 Wichita State women's tennis team will head to Norman, Okla. for a match against No. 44 Oklahoma on Saturday at the Headington Family Tennis Center.
It is the first match of the spring season for the Sooners, who return six from their 2011-12 squad and introduce two freshmen and two transfers. Junior Whitney Ritchie earned All-Big 12 honors, was a second team Academic All-Big 12 member, and qualified for the NCAA tournament in doubles. Junior Hermon Brhane, ranked 99th in the ITA women's singles ratings, transferred to OU after two seasons at Oklahoma Christian. Brhane and Ritchie were ranked 54th as a doubles pair.
Wichita State is coming off a 7-0 win against Oral Roberts on Wednesday, which gave them their first win of the team season. The Shockers only allowed the Golden Eagles to capture two points in the six singles contests.
The match will begin at 12 p.m. and live stats can be found here.