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Women's Tennis

Huskers Face North Dakota, Montana on Saturday

Lincoln, Neb. - After Sunday’s 6-1 victory over Illinois State, the Nebraska women’s tennis team welcomes North Dakota and Montana on Saturday, Feb. 10. The Huskers will face North Dakota at 9 a.m. (CT) and Montana at 5 p.m. (CT). Live stream and stats will be available on huskers.com, and match updates will be posted on X/Twitter at HuskerWTennis. 

Scouting North Dakota 

  • The Fighting Hawks went 11-13 record last season and posted a 5-2 mark in the Missouri Valley conference.

  • North Dakota is led by former Nebraska assistant coach (2018-2021) Tom Boysen.

  • For 2022-23 in singles play, UND was led by freshman Jule Schulte with a 6-5 record and the doubles pair of Andrea Jansson and Sapir Sela impressed with a 7-3 mark at the No. 1 spot. 

Series History vs. North Dakota 

  • Nebraska welcomes the Fighting Hawks for the fifth time since 2017. 

  • The Huskers lead the all-time series with North Dakota, 4-0.

Scouting Montana 

  • This season marks Head Coach Steve Ascher’s 14th season at Montana. Asher has been named the Big Sky Coach of the Year in both 2012 and 2014.

  • In the 2022-23 season, the Grizzlies were led by fifth-year Maria Goheen who was 9-7 in singles matches and the doubles pair of Lauren Dunlap and Rosie Sterk finished with a  13-6 record last season.

  • Montana’s roster consists of fifth years, Oliva Oosterbaan and Maria Goheen, senior Ivayla Mitkova, juniors Rosie Stark and Grace Haugen, sophomores Shivika Agrawal and Haley Murphy, and freshman Kelsey Phillips. 

Series History vs. Montana

  • Nebraska has played Montana twice in school history and leads 2-0 all-time. 

Quick Notes

  • Doubles pair Ana Zamburek and Anfisa Danilchenko are ranked #25 in the nation. The duo holds a 7-1 record after defeating Harvard at the #2 spot. 

  • The Huskers have nine-straight home matches coming up before they hit the road to face Minnesota on Friday, March 29.