This Week for the Wildcats: The No. 32 Arizona women’s tennis team will host No. 73 Cornell and No. 22 Arizona State at the
Last week: The Wildcats were swept twice over the weekend in
Against Cornell: This is the first all-time meeting between the Big Red and Wildcats.
Scouting the Big Red: Cornell is undefeated on the season, going 6-0. The Big Red has won all six against unranked opponents. Cornell entered the rankings this week for the first time all season. The Big Red has not been ranked since March 21, 2001 when the team was No. 71. Cornell is led by senior Kasia Preneta, who plays primarily in the No. 1 spot. The Big Red do not feature any ranked players in doubles or singles. Head coach Laura Glitz returns for her third year at Cornell. The team returns nine players and adds one freshman.
Scouting the Sun Devils:
Ranked Rivals: The Wildcats have played their last 12 of 13 matches against ranked opponents since opening the season against unranked
Wildcats in the Rankings: The Wildcats fell four spots in the poll this week to No. 36. Danielle Steinberg moved up three spots in the individual rankings to No. 107. With their first losses this season, the Wildcat pair of Juliette Mavroleon and Katie Orletsky fell out of the rankings.