Jan. 22, 2008
Auburn, Ala. -
The Auburn women's tennis team will open its 2008 season at home in the Yarbrough Tennis Center against the No. 1 Yellow Jackets from Georgia Tech on Jan. 23.
The Tigers, ranked No. 27 by the ITA, will be counting on juniors Whitney Chappell and Alex Haney, who is ranked as the No. 86 singles player, to lead the team on the court. The Tigers will also look to returning All-American sophomore Fani Chifchieva to start the season off strong.
Doubles match-play will begin at 4 p.m., with singles match-play following. The match is open to the public and admission is free.