UChicago Athletics Preview: April 3-8

UChicago Athletics Preview: April 3-8


UChicago's home doubleheader on Thursday afternoon against visiting Aurora University (10-6) has been postponed. Make-up date is TBD.


Women's Tennis

The No. 10-ranked Maroons (10-3 record) enters the Midwest Invitational as the two-time defending champion and overall top seed in the eight-team draw hosted in Madison, Wis. They will play two matches on Friday and one on Saturday at University of Wisconsin's home courts.

UChicago opens up with a morning bout against Augustana College (16-5). The two teams previously met on September 19, when the Maroons swept a 9-0 decision. Last season, the Maroons won the Midwest Invite via 5-4 victory over conference rival Washington University – St. Louis.

  • DATE/TIME: Friday-Saturday, Apr. 6-7 – UChicago at Midwest Invitational (Madison, Wis.)



The Maroons (10-7 record) host a doubleheader on Saturday against Central (Iowa) College (10-12) at J. Kyle Anderson Field.

Junior outfielder Connor Hickey has scored at least one run in 15 out of 17 games this season. His 1.53 runs per game currently rank eighth in NCAA Division III. Junior first baseman Brady Sarkon was hit by a pitch in four-straight plate appearances in Monday's doubleheader versus Beloit College. He was also hit by a pitch in his final at-bat in the previous game at Illinois College.