ITA All-American Women’s Main Draw

TULSA, Okla. – Virginia women’s tennis freshman Natasha Subhash (Fairfax, Va.) rallied to advance in the main draw at the 2019 Saint Francis Health System ITA All-American Championship, taking a 3-6, 6-4, 7-5 victory over No. 56 Martina Zerulo of Arkansas on Wednesday (Oct. 9).

With the win in the first-round match, Subhash now advances to the round of 32 where she will face 16th-ranked Elysia Bolton of UCLA. That match, which will be played on Thursday (Oct. 11), has not had a time set. Bolton defeated Rebeka Mertena of Tennessee in her first-round match by a score of 6-0, 7-6 (2).

The second round of action on the women’s side of the ITA All-American will be played at the Case Tennis Center at Lafortune Park. Once quarterfinal action begins, matches will move to the Michael D. Case Center on campus at Tulsa. 

QR1: Subhash def. No. 96 Victoria Smirnova (Rice) – 7-6 (4), 6-3
QR2: Subhash def. No. 109 Ana Neffa (Southern Cal) – 6-3, 6-1

MD – R1: Subhash def. No. 56 Martina Zerulo (Arkansas) – 3-6, 6-4, 7-5
*Qualifying Round results in italics