Tereza Bekerova tops opponent in two sets.
Sept. 20, 2013
WILLIAMSBURG, Va. – Day one of the 21st Annual Tribe Invitational came to a close as the Utes recorded four singles victories in the quarterfinals.
Bekerova (62) defeated Jeljte Loomans (William and Mary), 6-2 and 6-3, while Craig bested William and Mary’s Leeza Nemchinov, 6-3, 6-2.
Garstner Da Rosa topped Zita Engbroks (OU), 6-1, 6-2, as Richter claimed the victory from Sydney Smith (William and Mary), 6-3, 6-1.
Utah’s doubles pairs didn’t fair as well with Miles and Bekarova, ranked 18th nationally, falling to Ritchie and Devine (OU) 8-7. The pair also dropped their second match to Yau and Ng (Dartmouth) 8-5.
Competition continues tomorrow at 10:30 a.m.
Full Match Breakdown
Ritchie/Devine (OU) def. Miles/Bekarova (Utah) - 8-7 (4)
Kanakova/Folland (USC) def. Craig/Pham (Utah) – 8-5
Nemchinov/Farah (W&M) def. Richter/Gerstner da Rosa (Utah) – 8-5
Crawford/Summerall (Dartmouth) def. Kovarcikova/Valimaki (Utah) - 8-2
Hudson/McLean (Arkansas) def. Craig/Pham (Utah) – 8-6
Yau/Ng (Dartmouth) def. Miles/Bekarova (Utah) – 8-1
Guerin/Forman (WF) def. Richter/Gerstner da Rosa (Utah) – 8-4
Kovarcikova/Valimaki (Utah) def. Broomfield/Gulsrud (Marshall) – 8-6
Tereza Bekerova (Utah) def. Jeljte Loomans (W&M) - 6-2, 6-3
Callie Craig (Utah) def. Leeza Nemchinov (W&M) - 6-3, 6-2
Luisa Fernandez (WF) def. Lucia Kovarcikova (Utah) – 4-6, 6-1, retire
Xue/Zhang (WF) def. Paige Miles (Utah) - 6-3, 2-0, retire
Luisa Garstner Da Rosa (Utah) def. Zita Engbroks (OU) – 6-1, 6-2
Sarah Richter (Utah) def. Sydney Smith (W&M) - 6-3, 6-4
Kristina Centenari (WF) def. Erica Valimaki (Utah) - 6-4, 6-1