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Iowa’s Vipahsa Mehra serves the ball during a women’s tennis match between Iowa and Michigan State at the Hawkeye Tennis & Recreation Complex on Wednesday, April 27, 2022.

Iowa tennis notebook | Hawkeyes begin individual, team tournaments

Matt McGowan, Sports Reporter September 22, 2022

After two months of practice, the Iowa women’s tennis team is playing its first tournament of the fall season this weekend in Charlotte, North Carolina. Three of Iowa’s players will head to Charlotte,...

Iowa’s Marisa Schmidt eyes the ball during a women’s tennis match between Iowa and Michigan State at the Hawkeye Tennis & Recreation Complex on Wednesday, April 27, 2022. The Hawkeyes defeated the Spartans, 4- 3.

Iowa’s international tennis players create global presence

Matt McGowan, Sports Reporter August 29, 2022

Iowa tennis sophomore Barbora Pokorna entered a new realm of tennis in the U.S. when she first stepped on the court at the Hawkeye Tennis and Recreation Complex.  Pokorna is 4,000 miles away from...

Iowas Samantha Gillas reacts after the second round of the Big Ten Womens Tennis Tournament at the Hawkeye Tennis & Recreation Building in Iowa City on Thursday, April 28. 2022. Illinois defeated Iowa, 4-3.

Photos: 2022 Big Ten Women’s Tennis Tournament: Iowa vs. Illinois

Gabby Drees, Photojournalist April 29, 2022

The 5th-seeded Illinois Fighting Illini defeated the 12th-seeded Iowa Hawkeyes, 4-3, in the second round of the Big Ten Women’s Tennis Tournament at the Hawkeye Tennis & Recreation Complex in Iowa...

Iowas Samantha Gillas reacts after losing a match in the second round of the Big Ten Womens Tennis Tournament at the Hawkeye Tennis & Recreation Building in Iowa City on Thursday, April 28. 2022. Illinois defeated Iowa, 4-3.

Iowa women’s tennis ends season with loss to No. 48 Illinois in Big Ten Tournament

Chris Werner, Sports Reporter April 29, 2022

The Iowa women’s tennis team fell to No. 48 Illinois. 4-3, in the second round of the Big Ten Tournament on Thursday night in Iowa City, effectively ending the Hawkeyes' season. “They fought...

Iowa womens tennis head coach Sasha Schmid watches a match during the first round of the Big Ten Championships at the Hawkeye Tennis and Recreation Complex on Wednesday, April 27, 2022. Iowa defeated Michigan State, 4-3, to advance to the second round of the championships on Thursday.

Iowa women’s tennis scrapes past Michigan State in first round of Big Ten Tournament

Chris Werner, Sports Reporter April 27, 2022

The 12th-seeded Iowa women’s tennis team took down 13th-seeded Michigan State, 4-3, on Wednesday afternoon to advance to the second round of the Big Ten Tournament. The Hawkeyes secured the doubles...

Iowa’s Samantha Mannix hits a ball during a women’s tennis meet between Iowa and Illinois inside the Hawkeyes Tennis & Recreation Complex on Friday, April 1, 2022. Mannix won her match 2-1. The Illini defeated the Hawkeyes, 4-2.

Iowa women’s tennis prepared to host Big Ten Championships, face Michigan State

Chris Werner, Sports Reporter April 26, 2022

The Iowa women’s tennis team will host the 2022 Big Ten Championships this week at the Hawkeye Tennis and Recreation Complex in Iowa City. The tournament will run from Wednesday to Sunday. The...

Iowa’s Michelle Bacalla defends her side of the court during a women’s tennis meet between Iowa and Illinois at the Hawkeye Tennis & Recreation Complex on Friday, April 1, 2022. Bacalla lost her match, 2-1. The Illini defeated the Hawkeyes, 4-2.

Iowa women’s tennis to travel to Nebraska for final dual of 2021-22 regular season

Chase Szewc, Sports Reporter April 22, 2022

The Iowa women’s tennis team will play its final match of the 2022 regular season Saturday at 11 a.m. The Hawkeyes will travel to Lincoln, Nebraska, to take on the Cornhuskers at the Sid and Hazel...

Iowa’s Michelle Bacalla defends her side of the court during a women’s tennis meet between Iowa and Illinois at the Hawkeye Tennis & Recreation Complex on Friday, April 1, 2022. Bacalla lost her match, 2-1. The Illini defeated the Hawkeyes, 4-2.

Iowa women’s tennis to travel to Michigan State, host Michigan

Chase Szewc, Sports Reporter April 13, 2022

Iowa women’s tennis will travel to East Lansing, Michigan, to face Michigan State on Thursday at 4 p.m. at the MSU Indoor Tennis Facility. The Spartans are 9-9 overall and 1-6 in Big Ten Conference...

Iowa’s Marisa Schmidt hits a ball during a women’s tennis match between Iowa and No. 37 Northwestern at the Hawkeye Tennis & Recreation Complex on Sunday, April 3, 2022. Schmidt lost her singles match, 2-1. The Wildcats defeated the Hawkeyes, 6-1.

Photos: Iowa tennis vs. No. 37 Northwestern

Braden Ernst, Photojournalist April 3, 2022

No. 37 Northwestern defeated Iowa women’s tennis, 6-1, at the Hawkeye Tennis & Recreation Complex on Sunday. To begin the meet, Northwestern defeated Iowa 2-0 in doubles matches. Northwestern’s...

Iowa’s Samantha Gillas prepares to hit the ball during a singles match during a meet between Iowa and Marquette in Iowa City Sunday, January 16, 2022. Gillas lost the match, 2-1. The Hawkeyes defeated the Golden Eagles, 6-1.

Iowa women’s tennis falls to No. 59 Illinois, loses 11th straight match

Chase Szewc, Sports Reporter April 2, 2022

The Iowa women’s tennis team fell to Illinois, 4-2, at the Hawkeye Tennis and Recreation Complex Friday. The Fighting Illini kicked off the dual with wins in the No. 1 and No. 2 doubles bouts. With...

Iowa’s Marisa Schmidt returns the ball during a tennis match between Iowa and Drake at Hawkeye Tennis and Recreation Complex in Iowa City on Sunday, Jan. 16, 2022. Schmidt defeated Drake’s Ines Stephani in three sets. Iowa beat Drake, 6-1.

Iowa women’s tennis falls to Indiana and No. 65 Purdue on the road

Chase Szewc, Sports Reporter March 28, 2022

Iowa women’s tennis dropped two matches on the road in Indiana this weekend. Iowa was narrowly defeated by Indiana University, 4-3, at the IU Tennis Center in Bloomington on Saturday. In the...

Iowas Samantha Mannix leads the team in a cheer before an Iowa womens tennis match against Penn State. The Hawkeyes topped Penn State 5-2, making it their fifth straight win of the season.

Iowa women’s tennis set for duals against Indiana, Purdue

Chase Szewc, Sports Reporter March 25, 2022

The Iowa women’s tennis team will travel to the Hoosier State this weekend for matchups with Indiana and Purdue. The 4-9 Hawkeyes will take on the 7-8 Indiana Hoosiers at 10 a.m. on Saturday morning...

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