Sooners Head to Big 12 Championship

Athletics Communications
By Athletics Communications
University of Oklahoma
APRIL 25, 2007

NORMAN, Okla. - The Oklahoma women’s tennis team will head to Kansas City, Mo. on Thursday, April 26 for the Big 12 Conference Championships. 

The Sooners will play Thursday afternoon at 1:30 p.m. at the Plaza Tennis Courts in Kansas City.  Oklahoma will be the No. 6 seed and will face off with Kansas in the first round.

“We are really looking forward to the tournament,” said head coach Mark Johnson.  “It is always a great event.”

The Sooners ended regular season play Saturday, April 21 in Boulder, Colo. with a 1-6 loss to the Buffalos.  OU finished the season 8-12 overall and 5-6 in the Big 12.  They had a 5-2 season at their home courts and finished 1-10 in road matches.

The Sooners were led this season by senior Irina Lykina who played at the No. 2, 3, and 4 singles spots.  Lykina finished the season 14-8 in singles action. 

Results for the Big 12 Tournament will be posted on 



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