December 17, 2013

Men's and Women's Tennis release spring schedules


Collin Boyles

GREELEY -- After about a three month break from competition, the Northern Colorado men's and women's teams will be hitting the court again while playing a majority of their matches in Greeley, Colo.

Women's Head Coach Brenda Vlasak and her squad begin their season on Jan. 24 while traveling to Colorado. The Bears will then host Boise St., Air Force, and Colorado Mesa before starting conference action. Six Big Sky matches will take place in Greeley while four will be on the road.

Other matchups for UNC include Witchia St., at Wyoming, Metro State, and at Colorado State to finish off the regular season.

Mike Phillips and his men's tennis team faces a similar schedule as the women. In addition to taking on Air Force and Colorado Mesa, the men's team will also play Abilene Christian in its season opener on Jan. 25.

The Bears will also play six home Big Sky matches and four on the road with a game against Metro State in the middle. The men will finish the regular season against IPFW.