PISCATAWAY, N.J. (March 12, 2013) – Following three road contests, the Rutgers women’s tennis team returns home to take on Houston at the East Brunswick Racquet Club in East Brunswick, N.J., at 12:30 p.m., Wednesday.
The Scarlet Knights hold a 6-4 record in 2013, including a 3-1 mark in BIG EAST play. RU is coming off a 4-3 loss at Pittsburgh on March 10. Freshman Gina Li (Hillsborough, N.J.) continues to lead the Scarlet Knights with her team-high eight wins this season. Freshman Lindsey Kayati (Monroeville, N.J.) has composed a 7-2 record in 2013.
In doubles play, Li and junior Vanessa Petrini (Samford, Conn.) hold a team-best 6-2 record and are an undefeated 3-0 in conference matchups.
The Cougars are 9-4 overall and 1-0 in Conference USA. Most recently, Houston beat UMKC on March 3, and takes on Manhattan in New York today, March 12. The squad is 3-1 in its last four contests and is led by first-year head coach Patrick Sullivan.
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