MSUToday
Published: April 8, 2019

MSU women’s tennis upsets No. 25 Northwestern on the road, 4-3

Contact(s): Matt Larson Athletics office: (517) 355-2271 larson@ath.msu.edu

The Michigan State women's tennis team defeated No. 25 Northwestern, 4-3, in a hard-fought battle on Sunday afternoon at the Combe Tennis Center. This historic victory was the Spartans second-ever win over Northwestern in program history and the first win against the Wildcats in nearly 40 years.

This was the Spartans second upset victory against a Top 25 conference opponent in the past two seasons. MSU defeated No. 21-ranked Nebraska, 4-2, in Lincoln, Nebraska, on March 16, 2018.

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