Sept. 18, 2016
CARY, N.C. – Freshmen Chloe Gullickson (Palm Beach Gardens, Fla.) and Rosie Johanson (Abbotsford, British Columbia) finished third, while junior Teodora Radosavljevic (Belgrade, Serbia) won the consolation finals at the Duke Bonk Invitational on Sunday (Sept. 18).
It marked the first competition of the fall for the Virginia women’s tennis team. The Cavaliers will return to action next weekend, hosting the UVA Fall Invite.
Freshman Hunter Bleser (New Braunfels, Texas) advanced to the third place match of her bracket, but Alejandra Cisneros of NC State picked up the win by walkover. Freshman Camille Favero (Sacramento, Calif.) also advanced to the third-place match in her bracket, but fell on Sunday.
Junior Cassie Mercer (Huntington, W.V.) competed in the consolation third-place match of her bracket, winning her final match.
Sophomores Meghan Kelley (Falmouth, Maine) and Erica Susi (Vero Beach, Fla.) also fell in their Sunday matches. Kelley fell in the consolation finals, while Susi fell in the third-place match of the consolation round of her bracket.
Sara Daavettila (UNC) def. Cassie Mercer (UVA), 6-2, 6-2
No. 114 Seda Arantekin (TCU) def Cassie Mercer (UVA), 6-1, 6-1
Cassie Mercer def. No. 107 Abby Owens (LSU), 6-1, 6-2 (Conso. 3rd 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
Chloe Gullickson def. Chloe Oulet-Pizer (UNC), 6-3, 6-2 (3rd Place Match)
Rosie Johanson (UVA) def. Cassandra Vazquez (UNC), 2-6, 6-4, 6-2
No. 89 Josie Kuhlman (Florida) def. Rosie Johanson (UVA), 6-1, 6-4
Rosie Johanson (UVA) def. Anna Rogers (NC State), 6-0, 6-4 (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
Alejandra Cisneros (NC State) def. Hunter Bleser, walkover (Third Place Match)
No. 27 Kourtney Keegan (Florida) def. Teodora Radosavljevic (UVA), 6-4, 6-2
Teodora Radosavljevic def. Rebecca Smaller (Duke), walkover
Teodora Radosavljevic def. Claudia Wiktorin (NC State), 6-7 (4), 6-2, 6-4 (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/Saturday matches in italics