Women's Tennis Wins Three Draws at the Memphis Collegiate Invite on Sunday
Nov. 3, 2013
MEMPHIS, Tenn. - The University of Tulsa women's tennis team won three draws at the Memphis Collegiate Invite on Sunday and went 5-2 in the singles matches and 3-0 in doubles matches.
Senior Samantha Vickers defeated Skylar Kuykendall of Memphis 6-0, 6-7 (2), 6-2 on Sunday to be co-champions of the Blue Draw with Ana Pimienta of Marquette, who defeated junior Isaura Enrique 2-6, retired due to injury.
Freshman Rongrong Leenabanchong defeated Stefanie Mikesz of Memphis 6-1, 6-3 to be the White Draw champion on Sunday, while senior Maria Sant'Anna defeated Alexa Flynn of Chattanooga 6-4, 7-5 on Sunday for third place of the White Draw.
The doubles team of Sant'Anna and Saarteinen defeated Vanessa Foltinger and Laia Hernandez Soler of Marquette 8-2 on Sunday to be the Gray Draw champions.
Sophomore Renata Kuricova defeated Anki Wind of Memphis 7-5, 6-4 for third place in the Gray Draw on Sunday, while sophomore Saana Saarteinen fell to Caroline Wegner of Memphis 6-2, 6-1 in the championship of the Gray Draw on Sunday.
Sophomore Carol Benito defeated Ramona Costea of Miami, OH 6-1, 6-4 on Sunday in the consolation final of the Black Draw.
The doubles team of Vickers and Enrique defeated Pimienta and Erin Gebes of Marquette 8-5 for third place in the Blue Draw on Sunday, while Kuricova and Leenabanchong defeated Rocio Diaz and Ali Dawson 8-5 on Sunday.
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Samantha Vickers (Tulsa) d. Skylar Kuykendall (Memphis) 6-0, 6-7 (2), 6-2
Ana Pimienta (Marquette) d. Isaura Enrique (Tulsa) 2-6, retired injury
Carol Benito (Tulsa) d. Ramona Costea (Miami, OH) 6-1, 6-4
Renata Kuricova (Tulsa) d. Anki Wind (Memphis) 7-5, 6-4
Caroline Wegner (Memphis) d. Saana Saarteinen (Tulsa) 6-2, 6-1
Rongrong Leenabanchong (Tulsa) d. Stefanie Mikesz (Memphis) 6-1, 6-3
Maria Sant'Anna (Tulsa) d. Alexa Flynn (Chattanooga) 6-4, 7-5
Samantha Vickers-Isaura Enrique (Tulsa) d. Ana Pimienta-Erin Gebes (Marquette) 8-5
Renata Kuricova-Rongrong Leenabanchong (Tulsa) d. Rocio Diaz-Ali Dawson (Marquette) 8-5
Sant'Anna-Saana Saarteinen (Tulsa) d. Vanessa Foltinger-Laia Hernandez Soler (Marquette) 8-2
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