As the Houston Tennis team prepares for NCAA Tournament play, UHCougars.com sat down with several members of the team for an inside look at their lives as student-athletes. Today's Q&A is with Cougar senior Elena Kordolaimi.
The latest edition of "Making a Racquet" looks back on Houston's tough loss to Tulsa in the finals of the American Athletic Conference Championship and focuses on the team's NCAA Tournament preparation.
No. 29 Houston fell to No. 71 Tulsa on Saturday, 4-3, in the finals of the 2015 American Athletic Conference Championship at the Case Tennis Center. The Cougars are now 22-5 overall and will look forward to a berth in the NCAA Tournament.
No. 29 Houston dropped the doubles point but was not fazed as they rallied for a 4-1 win over No. 73 SMU on Friday in the American Championship semifinals. Houston will face No. 71 Tulsa at 1 pm on Saturday in the Championship Match.