NIU men’s tennis: Huskies close homestand against in-state rival Western Illinois

By Northern Star staff

Men’s tennis returns to action this weekend fresh off its first conference victory of the season.

The Huskies (4-2, 1-0 MAC) host the Western Illinois Leathernecks (0-5) 1 p.m. Saturday at the Boylan Tennis Center in Rockford.

This will be the Huskies’ last time playing in Rockford until March 27 as they embark on a seven-match road trip.

NIU and Western Illinois last played Feb. 22 in Rockford with the Huskies pulling off a 7-0 victory.