OMAHA, Neb. – The Creighton men’s and women’s tennis teams combined to win an impressive 75 percent of their first-round singles matches at the Omaha Collegiate Invitational on Friday at the Koch Tennis Center.
The Bluejay men led the way with a 10-2 overall record on the day at the tournament hosted by Creighton and Omaha. The CU women owned a 5-3 ledger on day one.
In Flight D, Liz Vermillion needed three sets to advance to the second round. Freshman Simone Hussussian dominated in her Flight E decision, dropping just one game.
Play continues at the Invitational on Saturday at 9 a.m. with three rounds of doubles action before second-round singles matches commence. The tournament will continue to be held at the Koch Tennis Center but could be moved inside to the Hanscom Tennis Center if inclement weather occurs.