COLLEGE STATION, Texas — The College of Texas Girls’s Tennis staff recorded 4 victories on Saturday’s second day of the Texas A&M Invitational on the George P. Mitchell Tennis Heart. Senior Fernanda Labraña highlighted the afternoon with wins in singles and doubles.
The senior duo of Labraña and Marta Perez Mur continued their strong begin in doubles to the season with a 6-3 victory towards Rice’s tandem of Maria Budin and Diae El Jardi.
Texas concluded play on Saturday with three wins in singles play. After dropping her first set, freshman Peyton Stearns gained 12 of the following 14 video games to rally for a 4-6, 6-2, 6-0 victory towards Tatiana Makarova of Texas A&M. Makarova performed within the primary line in singles for the Aggies nearly all of final season and ended final yr at No. 99 within the ultimate ITA nationwide singles rankings.
Freshman Malaika Rapolu claimed a formidable 6-4, 6-0 win towards Texas A&M’s Lucia Quiterio. Labraña capped off the day with a hard-fought 4-6, 6-2, 6-3 victory towards Riley McQuaid of Texas A&M.
Event performs concludes on Sunday, Oct. 18, when the Longhorns will compete in a single doubles match adopted by one singles match starting at 10 a.m. CT. Along with the Longhorns, the event discipline options people from LSU, Rice, Texas State, Texas Tech and host Texas A&M. Followers ought to be capable to comply with a dwell stream of motion on the six stadium courts at this hyperlink.
Texas Outcomes at Texas A&M Invitational (Saturday, Oct. 17)
Michaela Haet/Linda Huang (Rice) def. Peyton Stearns/Malaika Rapolu (UT), 7-6 (7-1)
Fernanda Labraña/Marta Perez Mur (UT) def. Maria Budin/Diae El Jardi (Rice), 6-3
Anna Bowtell/Victoria Smirnova (Rice) def. Gabby Cusano/Simran Kortikere (UT), 7-5
Peyton Stearns (UT) def. Tatiana Makarova (TAMU), 4-6, 6-2, 6-0
Malaika Rapolu (UT) def. Lucia Quiterio (TAMU), 6-4, 6-0
Fernanda Labraña (UT) def. Riley McQuaid (TAMU), 4-6, 6-2, 6-3
Jessica Anzo (TAMU) def. Marta Perez Mur (UT), 6-2, 6-3
Katya Townsend (TAMU) def. Gabby Cusano (UT), 6-2, 6-1
Elise Robbins (TAMU) def. Simran Kortikere (UT), 6-1, 6-2