Collins, Elbaba Advance To Respective Finals At ITA All-American
Oct. 10, 2015
PACIFIC PALISADES, Calif. – Seniors Danielle Collins (St. Petersburg, Fla.) and Julia Elbaba (Oyster Bay, N.Y.) both claimed victories on Saturday to advance to the finals of their respective brackets at the ITA All-American.
Collins advanced to the finals of the main draw, while Elbaba advanced to the finals of the consolation bracket with her victory.
In the main draw, Collins defeated Maegan Manasse of California 7-6 (7), 6-3. She will face Sinead Lohan of Miami in the finals at 2 p.m. ET . The seventh-seeded player in the main draw, Collins has picked up straight-set wins in all four matches on the way to the finals.
Elbaba, the top-seeded player in the consolation draw, advanced to Sunday’s final with a 6-3, 6-2 victory over North Carolina’s Halyey Carter. After falling in the opening round of the main draw, Elbaba has cruised through the consolation bracket with straight-set victories to Sunday’s final.