No. 72 sophomore Tereza Bekerova heads to the Virginia Winter Invitational with the Utes.
Jan. 17, 2013
SALT LAKE CITY - The 34th-ranked University of Utah women's tennis team begins its 2013 season at the University of Virginia's Winter Invitational this weekend in Charlottesville, Va., at the Boyd Tinsley Courts at the Boar's Head Sports Club.
Schedule of Play
The Utes will compete against No. 23 Tennessee Saturday, followed by No. 13 Northwestern Sunday. Finally, Utah takes on host No. 11 Virginia Monday.
Teams will play singles and doubles each day in a round-robin format. Action begins Saturday and Sunday at 10 a.m., while Monday's matches will begin at 9 a.m. Individual champions will be named in singles and doubles, as no team scoring will be used. Each player will be assigned points per win and loss according to her position in singles and doubles. Players with the most points at the end of the weekend will be named the singles and doubles champions.
Team and Individual Notes
The Utes currently boast three ranked individuals as well as a doubles team in the top 25. Sophomore Tereza Bekerova is ranked 72nd, followed by junior Sarah Pham at No. 103 and junior Callie Craig at No. 123. Bekerova returns in doubles rankings with partner redshirt junior Paige Miles at No. 23.