Panthers Open Season at Drake Match
DES MOINES, IOWA – UNI Girls’s Tennis completed day one of many Drake Invitation with 4 athletes advancing to the quarterfinals.
In singles Flight B, Emma Carr defeated Augustana’s Emily Granson 6-2 6-4, and Thasissa Moreira defeated Drake’s Maria Tatarnikova 6-Four 6-Zero to advance to Saturday’s quarterfinals.
In Flight C, Valentina Caro picked up a 6-3, 7-5 win over Augustana’s Grace Goble and Madeline Doherty defeated Omaha’s Savanna Crowell 7-5, 6-1. All 4 winners will compete Saturday at 10 a.m.
In doubles motion, Harri Proudfoot and Valentina Caro received their first match in flight A towards a South Dakota staff 8-Four earlier than falling to a Wichita State staff within the second spherical, 8-3.
Kim Zizek and Emma Carr are alive within the comfort bracket of the A doubles flight, and Madeline Doherty and Olivia Fain are alive within the comfort bracket of the B doubles flight.
Doubles motion resumes at 9 a.m. Saturday whereas singles motion begins at 10 a.m. on the Roger Knapp Tennis Heart.
Proudfoot/Caro (UNI) Def. Nylund/Gibau (USD), 8-4
Hsu/King (WSU) Def. Proudfoot/Caro (UNI), 8-3
Wilcox/Epperson Def. Zizek/Carr (UNI), 8-5
Zhanatova/Krivickaite (UIU) Def. Doherty/Fain (UNI), 8-7(1)
O’Connor/Benson (CU) Def. Moreira/Borsh (UNI), 8-5
Goble/Rusu (AUG) Def. Moreira/Borsh (UNI), 8-1
Jana Lazaravic (USD) Def. Harri Proudfoot (UNI), 4-6, 6-4, 6-2
Emma Gener (CU) Def. Kim Zizek (UNI), 6-1, 6-1
Thaissa Moreira (UNI) Def. Maria Tatarnikova (DU), 6-4, 6-0
Emma Carr (UNI) Def. Emily Granson (AUG), 6-2, 6-4
Madeline Doherty (UNI) Def. Savanna Crowell (UNO), 7-5, 6-1
Valentina Caro (UNI) Def. Grace Goble (AUG), 6-3, 7-5
Annika Teske (UIU) Def. Morganna Borsh (UNI), 6-2, 6-3
Deimante Krivickaite Def. Olivia Fain (UNI), 1-6, 6-3, 6-1
Source:: New paper 24 – Sports