BRYAN-COLLEGE STATION, Texas – Texas A&M girls’s tennis accomplished the Texas A&M Fall Invite with 5 wins on Sunday on the George P. Mitchell Tennis Heart. 4 Aggies earned singles wins and one A&M doubles crew secured a victory on the ultimate day of match play.
The ultimate spherical of the singles competitors featured a number of thrilling matches, headlined by Katya Townsend’s 1-6, 7-6(3), 6-4 come-from-behind victory in opposition to Texas Tech sophomore Nell Miller. On courtroom one, Tatiana Makarova earned a hard-fought 7-5, 6-4 straight set win over Safiya Carrington of LSU. Lucia Quiterio and Riley McQuaid every dominated their singles opponents from Texas State, with Quiterio defeating Rishona Israel-Lewis (6-0, 6-0) and McQuaid conquering Sofia Murcia-Rodriguez (6-0, 6-1).
The Maroon & White challenged the Rice Owls within the last spherical of doubles play, with Makarova and Jessica Anzo logging a 7-5 victory on courtroom one in opposition to the duo of Diae El Jardi and Maria Budin.
Over the weekend, all six competing Aggies recorded not less than two wins in each the singles and doubles competitions, with the doubles crew of Makarova and Anzo going an ideal 3-0 on the topline to earn the doubles title. A&M earned 12 singles victories and eight doubles wins within the match, bringing the crew’s general win complete from the weekend to twenty.
Texas A&M returns to the courtroom in two weeks for the Aggie Halloween Traditional, that includes student-athletes from A&M, TCU, Baylor, and Rice. First serve is scheduled for Friday Oct. 30, with motion set to conclude on Sunday Nov. 1.
Texas A&M Quotes
Head Coach Mark Weaver
On the crew’s efficiency within the match…
“I’m actually proud of how these three days performed out. We obtained three aggressive days of tennis in, and we needed to make use of this info to inform us what we’ve got to work on for the subsequent few weeks. Each participant on our crew has one thing new to work on, and that’s the secret proper now. We’re at all times making an attempt to get higher, and we all know precisely what we’ve got to do to get there.”
On Katya Townsend’s enchancment this weekend…
“She has actually been working arduous to get her recreation to the extent she needs to play at. Right this moment was an enormous breakthrough for her. She wanted a battle and she or he wanted to be challenged, so pulling out a win in her match in the present day did so much for her confidence. It’s been actually encouraging to see her enhance this weekend.”
Tennis Match Outcomes
Texas A&M Fall Invite
Bryan-Faculty Station, Texas – George P. Mitchell Tennis Heart
Tatiana Makarova (TAMU) def. Safiya Carrington (LSU) 7-5, 6-4
Katya Townsend (TAMU) def. Nell Miller (TECH) 1-6, 7-6(3), 6-4
Eden Richardson (LSU) def. Jessica Anzo (TAMU) 6-3, 2-6, 6-0
Lucia Quiterio (TAMU) def. Rishona Israel-Lewis (TXST) 6-0, 6-0
Riley McQuaid (TAMU) def. Sofia Murcia-Rodriguez (TXST) 6-0, 6-1
Olivia Mikkelson (TECH) def. Elise Robbins (TAMU) 6-0, 6-1
Tatiana Makarova / Jessica Anzo (TAMU) def. Diae El Jardi / Maria Budin (RICE) 7-5
Anna Bowtell / Victoria Smirnova (RICE) def. Riley McQuaid / Lucia Quiterio (TAMU) 6-2
Michaela Haet / Frederica Trevisan (RICE) def. Katya Townsend / Elise Robbins (TAMU) 7-6(5)