Sept. 17, 2016
CARY, N.C. – All four freshmen will play for third place in their respective brackets, while two Cavaliers advanced to the consolation finals as Virginia continued play in the Duke Bonk Invitational on Saturday. The tournament is hosted by Duke University.
Freshmen Hunter Bleser (New Braunfels, Texas), Camille Favero (Sacramento, Calif.), Chloe Gullickson (Palm Beach Gardens, Fla.) and Rosie Johanson (Abbotsford, British Columbia) will all play in the third-place match on Sunday after dropping their semifinal matches on Saturday in singles play.
Sophomore Meghan Kelley (Falmouth, Maine) and junior Teodora Radosavljevic (Belgrade, Serbia) will both play in the consolation finals after singles victories on Saturday. Junior Cassie Mercer (Huntington, W.V.) and sophomore Erica Susi (Vero Beach, Fla.) will play in the third-place match of the consolation finals on Sunday.
In doubles play, the pairing of Mercer and Gullickson won the consolation finals of the blue bracket. Gullickson paired up with Mercer for Saturday’s match after playing with Johanson on Friday. Kelley played with Johanson on Saturday, claiming the third-place match of the white bracket, while the duo of Bleser and Favero won the consolation finals of the white bracket.
The pairing of Radosavljevic and Susi played in the third-place match of the consolation side of the black bracket on Saturday.
Sara Daavettila (UNC) def. Cassie Mercer (UVA), 6-2, 6-2
No. 114 Seda Arantekin (TCU) def Cassie Mercer (UVA), 6-1, 6-1
Mercer vs. No. 107 Abby Owens (LSU), Sunday (Consolation Third Place Match)
Chloe Gullickson (UVA) def. Caroline Wegner (TCU), 6-2, 6-3
Peggy Porter (Florida) def. Chloe Gullickson, 2-6, 6-4, 6-3
Gullickson vs. Chloe Oullet-Pizer (UNC), Sunday (Third Place Match)
Johanson (UVA) vs. Anna Rogers (NC State), Sunday (Third Place Match)
Anna Rogers (NC State) def. Erica Susi (UVA), 6-2, 7-5
Janina Braun (VCU) def. Erica Susi (UVA), 6-3, 6-3
Susi vs. Cassandra Vazquez (UNC), Sunday (Consolation Third Place Match)
Hunter Bleser (UVA) def. Christina Makarova (Duke), 6-4, 6-1
No. 57 Donika Bashota (TCU) def. Hunter Bleser, 6-3, 6-3
Bleser vs. Alejandra Cisneros (NC State), Sunday (Third Place Match)
Ansley Speaks (Furman) def.Meghan Kelley (UVA), 6-2, 6-4
Meghan Kelley def. Maggie Kane (UNC), 6-0, 6-1
Kelley vs. Ryann Foster (LSU), Sunday (Consolation Finals)
No. 27 Kourtney Keegan (Florida) def. Teodora Radosavljevic (UVA), 6-4, 6-2
Teodora Radosavljevic def. Rebecca Smaller (Duke), walkover
Radosavljevic vs. Claudia Wiktorin (NC State), Sunday (Consolation Finals)
Gullickson/Johanson (UVA) def. Epstein/Madcur (Miami), 8-4
Scholl/Smith (Duke) def. Gullickson/Johanson (UVA), 8-5
Daavettila/Jones (UNC) def. No. 38 Kelley/Johanson, 8-3 (Third Place Match)
Daavettila/Jones (UNC) def. Bleser/Favero (UVA), 8-1
Bleser/Favero (UVA) def. Foster/Owens (LSU), 8-7 (7)
Bleser/Favero def. Epstein/Madcur (Miami), 8-4 (Consolation Finals)
Cisneros/Rogers (NC State) def. Kelley/Mercer (UVA), 8-7 (13)
Kelley/Mercer (UVA) def. No. 18 Arantekin/Wegner (TCU), 8-5
Gullickson/Mercer (UVA) def. No. 39 Chi/Hamlin (Duke), 8-1 (Consolation Finals)
Bashota/Norris (TCU) def. Radosavljevic/Susi (UVA), 8-7 (4)
Makarova/Smaller (Duke) def. Radosavljevic/Susi (UVA), 8-3
Reami/Wiktorin (NC State) def. Radosavljevic/Susi (UVA), 8-1 (Consolation Third Place Match)
Friday matches in italics