K-State tennis set up for weekend matchup with Oklahoma, Oklahoma State

Emily DeShazer | The Collegian Junior Amina St. Hill keeps her eye on the ball during a doubles match against Wichita State on March 8, 2013 at Body First Tennis and Fitness Center.

The No. 61 K-State tennis team will face stiff competition this weekend as they take on both the No. 18 Oklahoma Sooners and the No. 23 Oklahoma State Cowgirls.

The first of the two matches will begin today at 1 p.m. where K-State will face off with the Sooners. As a team, the Wildcats are 2-0 in Big 12 competition so far this season, but they will need a strong performance if they want to keep that conference record flawless. The Sooners enter the match after a win in their previous match against TCU.

The Wildcats will round out the weekend on Saturday against Oklahoma State at 1 p.m. The Cowgirls are also 2-0 in Big 12 play this season and come into Saturday coming off of a close win over Texas Tech.

If the weather permits, both matches will take place at the Mike Goss Tennis Stadium in Manhattan.