BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – With an entirely new look, WKU Tennis is ready to begin the
2018-19 season at the Greater Cincinnati Collegiate Invitational in Mason, Ohio,
this weekend. Head coach Greg Davis will begin his tenure with the Lady Toppers at
the Northern Kentucky-hosted outing that will feature several teams from Indiana,
Ohio, and Kentucky.
Lady Toppers taking the court for the Red and White this weekend include
Austrian-native, Lisa Friess, a transfer from Eastern Kentucky. At EKU, Friess
notched an overall record of 15-10 with four of those wins coming from fall
Next up, junior Alexis Herman hails from Fort Thomas, Ky., and will make her debut
appearance with the Lady Toppers this weekend. Also new to the roster are sophomores
Laura Bernardos and Millie Khoury. Spanish-native Bernardos earned three tournament
wins last fall after playing for the Houston Cougars in the 2017-18.
Freshmen Zeniece Charles-Hall and Judit Gonzalez Agud will both play in their first
collegiate tournament this weekend at the Greater Cincinnati Invite.
During the 2017-18 Lady Topper Tennis season, the squad posted a record of 9-8 and
the second-best conference tournament finish in program history – advancing to the
Tournament’s Second Round. Senior Elpida Malamou left her mark on The Hill as the
winningest Lady Topper in WKU Tennis history.