LUBBOCK, Texas – Lady Raider Tennis closed out the 2018 fall season adding five more wins to the season total at the Arizona State Thunderbird and the UNLV Rebel Invitational on Sunday.
At the ASU Thunderbird, Denise-Antonela Stoica, Nell Miller and Sydney Jones faced off with singles players from San Diego. Jones captured the lone win in singles play with a 2-6, 6-2, 1-0(10-6) victory over Maria-Paula Torres (USD).
All three players finished out the weekend with a 2-1 record.
In doubles play, Both pairs took down their Kansas State opponents. Miller and Francesca Sella took down Ponomareva and Maffei, 7-6, for their first win together. Jones and Stoica defeated Linares and Mesquita, 6-4, for their first win as a pair.
At the Rebel Invitational, Kennedy Bridgforth and Lana Rush played for third place in their singles flights and the doubles flight. Bridgforth captured the 6-3, 6-3 win over Purdue's Seira Shimizu.
Bridgforth and Rush teamed up to defeat Barnickel and Lieberman (Air Force), 6-2, to win third place in the doubles flight.
ASU THUNDERBIRD RESULTS – Sunday, Nov. 11
1. Nicole Anderson (USD) def. Denise-Antonela Stoica (TTU) | 3-6, 7-6 (3), 10-6
2. Solymar Colling (USD) def. Nell Miller (TTU) | 6-3, 6-2
3. Sydney Jones (TTU) def. Maria-Paula Torres (USD) | 2-6, 6-2, 1-0 (10-6)
1. Miller/Sella (TTU) def. Ponomareva/Maffei (KSU) | 7-6
2. Jones/Stoica (TTU) def. Linares/Mesquita (KSU) | 6-4
REBEL INVITATIONAL RESULTS – Sunday, Nov. 11
Kennedy Bridgforth (TTU) def. Seira Shimizu (PUR) | 6-3, 6-3
Camila Westbrooks (AZ) def. Lana Rush (TTU) | 7-5, 6-2
Bridgforth/Rush (TTU) def. Barnickel/Lieberman (AFA) 6-2