April 28, 2011
SOUTH BEND, Ind. - The UConn women's tennis team fell to Marquette 4-0 in its opening match of the 2011 BIG EAST Conference Tennis Championship in South Bend, Ind.
Gregory battled in a 5-6 set to Marquette's Rachael Hush, while Herb won her first set 6-2 and played to a 5-5 second set. Both matches did not finish.
Lauren Wilmarth battled in No. 3 singles but fell to Gillian Hush 6-3, 6-1.
Freshman Lucy Nutting dropped a 6-4, 6-0 decision to Rocio Diaz in No. 6 singles to finish the match.
UConn will face the loser of the Georgetown/Cincinnati match on Friday, April 29 afternoon in the consolation bracket of the BIG EAST Championship in South Bend.