Big 12 Women's Team Profile: Kansas
2017 Record: 12-9 overall, 4-5 Big 12
Todd Chapman is in his 4 year as head coach of the Kansas tennis team. To open his first season, he lead his team to 8 straight wins. By his third year, he lead the Jayhawks back to the NCAA tournament for the first time in 17 years.
1. #73 Anastasia Rychagova
2. Tess Bernard-Feigenbaum
3. Janet Koch
4. Nina Khmelnitckaia
5. Tatiana Nikolaeva
6. Maria Toran Ribes (out/injured)
1. #35 Nina Khmelnitckaia/Tess Bernard-Feigenbaum
2. Janet Koch/Tatiana Nikolaeva
The Kansas Jayhawks started the season unranked but have climbed up the rankings to their current #31 position. They've reached that ranking while playing without a third doubles team for a good portion of the season. A few of their most notable wins this season include: #22 Tennessee, #54 TCU and Big 12 competitors West Virginia, Kansas State, and Iowa State.
Kansas is seeded #7 in this tournament and will face #10 seed West Virginia in the first round on Thursday, April 27.