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ORLANDO, Fla. – Virginia women’s tennis sophomores Sofia Munera (Pereira, Colombia) and Amber O’Dell (New Milford, N.J.) continued play at the USTA Fall Ranked Spotlight with two singles matches each on Saturday (Sept. 28). The weekend event is being played at the USTA National Campus.
O’Dell, who is the No. 77 ranked player in the ITA singles rankings, dropped a hard-fought first match on Saturday, falling to Dariya Detkovskaya in three sets by a score of 1-6, 7-6 (5), 2-6. She then advanced past No. 98 Rebeka Stolmar of UCF by walkover in her second match of the day. O’Dell is slated to take on No. 36 Isabelle Boulais of Ohio State at 10 a.m. on Sunday.
Munera fell to Marie Mattel of UCF in straight sets in her first match of the day before taking a three-set victory from No. 67 Bunyawi Thamchaiway of Oklahoma State in her second match of the afternoon. Munera is slated to take on No. 8 Anna Rogers of NC State in her final singles match of the weekend at 10 a.m. on Sunday.
The duo is also scheduled to take on Ohio State’s tandem of Boulais and Irina Cantos in doubles on Sunday morning.
Amber O’Dell/Sofia Munera def. Nandini Sharma/Domineka Turkovic (UCF) – 6-1
No. 77 Amber O’Dell
Layne Sleeth (UF) def. O’Dell, 6-3, 6-0
O’Dell def. Gabriela Martinez-Asensi (S. Carolina) – 6-0, 4-0 (ret.)
Dariya Detkovskaya (Okla. State) def. O’Dell – 6-1, 6-7 (5), 6-2
O’Dell vs. No. 98 Rebeka Stolmar (UCF) – O’Dell advanced by walkover
Munera def. No. 85 Marlee Zein (UF) – 5-7, 6-4, 7-6 (3)
Munera def. Tenika McGiffin (UT) – 6-0, 6-3
Marie Mattel (UCF) def. Munera – 6-2, 6-1
Munera def. No. 67 Bunyawi Thamchaiway (Okla. State) – 7-5, 1-6, 1-0 (8)
*Note: Friday’s results listed in italics above