Facebook.com Twitter.com YouTube.com

Vickers, Enrique Advance To Finals At Central Region Championship

Sam Vickers moves onto the finals in singles and doubles competition at the USTA/ITA Central Region Championship
Sam Vickers moves onto the finals in singles and doubles competition at the USTA/ITA Central Region Championship
Women's Tennis Home

HEADLINES
No. 19 Women's Tennis Falls to Rice in C-USA Championship Match 4-2 Sunday

No. 19 Women's Tennis Advances to C-USA Championship Match after a 4-2 win over Marshall

No. 19 Women's Tennis Defeats Middle Tennessee in Quarterfinals of C-USA Championships

RELATED LINKS

Michael D. Case Tennis Center

Tulsa Tennis on Facebook

Tulsa Hurricane on Twitter


Oct. 21, 2012

TULSA, Okla. -

Junior Samantha Vickers and sophomore Isaura Enrique advanced to the finals in doubles play, while Vickers claimed her spot in the singles final winning two matches today at the USTA/ITA Central Region Championship at the Micahel D. Case Tennis Center.

Vickers and Enrique defeated Oklahoma’s Whitney Richie and Hermon Brhane 8-1 to advance to the final. The Tulsa tandem will face Kansas State’s Petra Niedermayerova and Ivana Kubickova tomorrow morning at 9 a.m.

In singles play, Vickers, ranked No. 45 in the nation, cruised by Nebraska’s Stefanie Weinstein 6-0, 6-0 to move onto the semifinals. In the semifinals, Vickers took the first set 6-1 over Missouri’s Cierra Caytan-Leach. In the second frame, Vickers was down 5-4 but stormed back to win the set 7-5 to claim her spot in the finals. Vickers will face Niedermayerova, ranked No. 14 in the country in a match that will begin an hour after Tulsa and Kansas State wrap up their doubles tilt.

For all Tulsa women's tennis news and information, visit www.TulsaHurricane.com. Follow Tulsa Athletics on Twitter at www.Twitter.com/TulsaHurricane and Facebook at www.facebook.com/TulsaHurricane. Follow Tulsa Women's Tennis on Twitter (http://twitter.com/TulsaWTennis) and Facebook (http://www.facebook.com/TulsaWTennis).

 

USTA/ITA Central Region Championships

Michael D. Case Tennis Center

Tulsa, Oklahoma

Sunday, October 21, 2012 - Results

 

Main Draw Doubles Semifinal Round

Sam Vickers/Isaura Enrique (TU) def. Whitney Richie/Hermon Brhane (OU) 8-4


 

 

 

Main Draw Singles Quarterfinal Round

Sam Vickers (TU) def. Stefanie Weinstein (Neb.) 6-0, 6-0

 

Main Draw Singles Semifinal Round

Sam Vickers (TU) def. Cierra Gaytan-Leach (MU) 6-1, 7-5