Emmie Marx, Madeliene Baillon and Gabby Phillips each earned Missouri Valley Conference singles titles.
Five players and one doubles team advances into Finals on Sunday.
The MVC Championships will resume Saturday morning at 8:30 a.m., but with a high chance of rain in the St. Louis area, the competition could be delayed or moved indoors due to inclement weather.
The Redbirds conclude third and last day of Northern Iowa Invite.
Five singles players and one doubles pair to compete in the finals on Sunday.
2011-12/sophomore at Illinois State: Posted a record of 9-6 overall singles record... paired with Stefanie Youngberg, went 7-2 in overall doubles.
2010-11/freshman at Illinois State: Won the No. 5 singles title at the 2010 MVC Individual Championships ... finished 16-15 overall with a 5-4 mark in Valley matches ... played primarily at No. 6 singles and went 4-6 in doubles competition.
Prior to ISU:Attended Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla. ... placed second in state and regional competition and captured a district title as a senior.
Personal: Born March 28, 1993 ... daughter of Jeremy and Sharon Phillips ... has one sister, Lindsay ... majoring in international business.