WICHITA, Kan. - The University of Northern Iowa women's tennis team saw its season come to a close on Friday in a 4-1 loss to the Drake Bulldogs at the 2013 Missouri Valley Conference Tournament.
UNI (8-11 overall) gained its lone win of the day at No. 1 singles behind MVC Player of the Year Phoebe Walker. Walker posted a 6-3, 6-2 win over Drake's Klavdija Rebol for her 22nd win this season and 76th of her UNI career.
Drake's No. 1 doubles squad of Rebol and Jordan Eggleston was able to score an 8-5 win over Walker and Krissy Lankelma. Couple that loss with an 8-1 loss by UNI's No. 3 doubles team of Lindsay Cayton and Trisha Hinke and it gave Drake the doubles point to begin the match.
The Bulldogs (13-9 overall) closed out the quarterfinal win with victories at No. 2, No. 3 and No. 4 singles.