Texas Tech Women's Tennis bows out at ITA Texas Regionals

Texas Tech Women's Tennis bows out at ITA Texas Regionals

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FORT WORTH, Texas – The Texas Tech women’s tennis team finished out the ITA Texas Regionals Monday at the Bayard H. Friedman Tennis Center on the TCU campus.

The Lady Raiders notched five consolation wins on Sunday and Monday.

Lana Rush picked up her second consolation win over Abilene Christian’s Lucile Pothier 7-5, 6-1 in the Round of 16 before dropping a hard fought match to Rice’s Savannah Durkin 6-3, 7-6 (9-7).

In doubles, Rush teamed with Alex Valenstein for a pair of consolation victories. The duo knocked off Houston’s Lauren Alter and Ana Glumac by an 8-4 score line. They also earned two withdrawal wins to advance to the consolation finals where they fell 8-3 to Bojana Markovic and Bianca Turati of Texas.

Alexandra Angyalosy and Katelyn Jackson secured a hard-fought 8-6 triumph against San Houston State’s Carrie Casey and Mila Milanovic. The pair withdrew from the consolation doubles event in the quarterfinal round.

Texas Tech will finish the fall season at the Kansas Invitational which runs from Oct. 27-29.

Visit www.TexasTech.com for the latest news and information on the women's tennis program. Fans also can follow the program on its social media outlets at www.Facebook.com/TechWomensTennis and @TexasTechTennis on Twitter.

ITA TEXAS REGIONALS RESULTS – Sunday, Oct. 15
SINGLES MAIN DRAW
Round of 16
(13) Alexandra Zenovka (TCU) def. (2) Felicity Maltby (TTU): 6-3, 6-2
Meredith Roberts (TCU) def. (12) Alex Valenstein (TTU): 7-6 (7-4), 3-6, 7-6 (7-2) 
(5) Tsveta Dimitrova (UH) def. (16) Sarah Dvorak (TTU): 6-4, 7-6 (7-5) 
 
SINGLES CONSOLATION
Round of 16
Livia Kraus (BU) def. Katelyn Jackson (TTU): 4-6, 7-5, 1-0 (10-2)
Lana Rush (TTU) def. Lucile Pothier (ACU): 7-5, 6-1

Quarterfinals

Savannah Durkin (RU) def. Lana Rush (TTU): 6-3, 7-6 (9-7)
  

ITA TEXAS REGIONALS SCHEDULE – Sunday, Oct. 15
DOUBLES MAIN DRAW
Quarterfinals
(8) Marta Perez-Mur/Dani Wagland (UT) def. (3) Dvorak/Maltby (TTU): 8-5 

DOUBLES CONSOLATION
Round of 16
Angyalosy/Jackson (TTU) def. Carrie Casey/Mila Milanovic (SHSU): 8-6
Rush/Valenstein (TTU) def. Lauren Alter/Ana Glumac (UH): 8-4

Quarterfinals

Bojana Markovic/Bianca Turati (UT) def. Angyalosy/Jackson (TTU): Withdrawal

(6) Rush/Valenstein (TTU) def. Andrea Fuchs/Flavia Gutierrez (TSU): Withdrawal

Semifinals

(6) Rush/Valenstein (TTU) def. Jessica Hinojosa Gomez/Livia Kraus (BU): Withdrawal

Finals

(5) Bojana Markovic/Bianca Turati (UT) def. (6) Rush/Valenstein (TTU): 8-3

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