Women's Tennis Continues Play at ITA All-American
LOS ANGELES – The Virginia women’s tennis team continued play in the main draw of the ITA All-American Championships on Friday at the Riviera Country Club. The Cavaliers had two doubles teams compete in the round of 16 and two singles players compete in the consolation draw.
Lindsey Hardenbergh (Fairfax Station, Va.) posted the highest ranked win of her career, topping third-ranked Kristy Frilling of Notre Dame, 6-3, 6-3, in the first round of the consolation draw. Later in the day she fell in the consolation quarterfinals, losing to Joanna Mather of Florida 7-5, 6-4. Emily Fraser (Rye, N.Y.) had to retire from her first round consolation match as she trailed Diana Nakic of Baylor 4-1 in the first set.
In doubles, the seventh-seeded team of Fraser and Hana Tomljanovic (Boca Raton, Fla.) lost in the round of 16 to Nadia Gilchrist and Chelsey Gullickson of Georgia, 9-8(4). The eighth-seeded team of Hardenbergh and Erin Vierra (Norwell, Mass.) lost 8-5 to Ekaterina Morozova and Dylan Windom of Kansas. Both teams will play in the consolation draw on Saturday.