Max Biegert

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Mehvish Safdar remains strong suit in doubles

Senior Mehvish Safdar does not normally play in the singles portion of the dual, but she is considered one of the top doubles players on the team and has played in the No. 1 position for the Gophers all year long.  


Gophers finish 10th in shortened Lady Buckeye Invitational

Minnesota placed 10th in the Lady Buckeye Spring Invitational that featured 14 teams, including nine Big Ten teams. The tournament was scheduled to have three 18-hole rounds to decide the winner, but because of heavy overnight rains in Columbus, Ohio, the tournament ended without playing the third round on Sunday.  


The Gophers drop two matches to top 15 teams in Illinois

Minnesota (13-10, 5-4 Big Ten) lost to No. 12 Northwestern (17-4, 10-0 Big Ten) 6-1 on Sunday in Evanston, Illinois. The Gophers battled in the doubles portion of the dual, but still came up short. In singles, Cammy Frei was the only player to claim victory for the Gophers. 


Gophers sweep Michigan State; postpone Sunday match against Michigan

The No. 36 Gophers (13-6, 6-2 Big Ten) beat Michigan State (8-15, 1-7 Big Ten) 7-0 on Friday night at the Baseline Tennis Center. All six of the Gophers won their matches in straight sets. Senior Matic Spec and sophomore Stefan Milicevic extended their singles winning streaks.  


Vlad Lobek redeems himself with dual-clinching victory

Freshman Vlad Lobek forced a third set on Friday in Indiana, but could not win the final match of the day to get the victory for the Gophers.  On Sunday, however, he redeemed himself and earned the important fourth point for the Gophers.