Arizona split with a pair of ranked teams on the final day of the ITA Pre Kick-Off event on Monday, as the Cats took down No. 61 New Mexico 4-1 and dropped a 4-3 heartbreaker to No. 41 Texas Tech at the LaNelle Robson Tennis Center.
Junior Naoki Takeda started off the spring campaign with a bang, as he went 2-0, including earning a huge ranked victory over New Mexico's No. 41 Samir Iftikhar on day one of ITA Kick-Off action, Friday out at the LaNelle Robson Tennis Center.