Texas returns in ITA Kick-Off Weekend


The Longhorns will return to action this weekend in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, at the ITA Kick-Off Weekend. Texas will compete against Alabama, Penn and Purdue. 

The tournament will kick off the ITA regular season for women’s tennis and will take place in 15 different locations across the country, each showcasing four college teams. 

Texas will send its entire roster to compete in the event. Seniors Breaunna Addison and Lana Groenvynck, junior Neda Koprcina, sophomore Dani Wagland and freshmen Chelsea Crovetti, Katie Poluta and Daniella Roldan will all be partaking in singles match play. In the doubles draw, Addison and Wagland, who have a winning overall record of 9–4, will team up. Koprcina and Groenvynck will pair up in hopes to add a win to their 2–8 record. Freshman duo Roldan and Poluta will compete as first-time doubles partners.

Texas will start the tournament squaring off against Purdue on Saturday and will either face Alabama or Penn on Sunday. The winner of the tournament will advance to the ITA National Indoor Championship in Madison, Wisconsin, on Feb. 5.