Louisiana Tech had one of its most successful seasons in program history and it showed in the postseason awards as four Lady Techsters were named All-Conference USA which was voted on by the league head coaches.
No. 6 Louisiana Tech was attempting to pull off the first upset of the C-USA Tournament, but a tough doubles point loss and bad breaks in singles led to a 4-0 loss to No. 3 North Texas in the quarterfinals on Friday afternoon at the Adams Tennis Complex.
No. 6 Louisiana Tech found itself down 2-0 and on the ropes, but the Lady Techsters swung the momentum back in their favor to win five straight singles and take the 5-2 victory over No. 11 Charlotte on Thursday afternoon at the Adams Tennis Complex.
A new season starts on Thursday for Louisiana Tech as the team takes on Charlotte in the first round of the Conference USA Tournament at 3 p.m. at the Adams Tennis Complex in Murfreesboro, Tennessee.
The 2016 Conference USA Women’s Tennis Championship bracket has officially been set and Louisiana Tech earned the No. 6 seed and will take on No. 11 Charlotte in the first round on Thursday, April 21 at 3 p.m.
In its regular season finale, Louisiana Tech faced one of its toughest opponents on the spring schedule in 41st-ranked Rice and ended up falling 7-0 to the Owls on Sunday afternoon at the George R. Brown Tennis Center.
With it being just one week away from the start of the Conference USA Tournament, Louisiana Tech will have two more regular season matches this weekend to prepare starting with its home finale on Friday versus Central Arkansas at 3 p.m. at the LA Tech Tennis Complex.
It was a special Saturday afternoon for the Louisiana Tech tennis team, in particular the three seniors of Alexandra Starkova, Manoela Chiacchio and Taly Merker.