MU tennis plays in opening round of tournament

Friday, October 8, 2010 | 10:08 p.m. CDT

Missouri tennis competed in the opening day of the UCF Invitational in Orlando, Fla. on Friday. MU's Jamie Mera and Maria Christensen won their match against Purdue 8-6, but the Boilermakers defeated Kaitlyn Ritchie and Mallory Weber and Rachel Stuhlmann and Annemijn Koenen, both matches ended with a score of 8-5.