BEAUMONT- The College of Texas Rio Grande Valley (UTRGV) girls’s tennis workforce returns to motion once they face Lamar College on Saturday at Three p.m. on the Thompson Household Tennis Heart.
Final Time Out
UTRGV (Three-Four) snapped a seven-match shedding streak towards UTSA on February 10, with a Four-Three victory at residence.
UTRGV fell behind early within the match as they dropped the doubles level.
In singles, Dominique Ibarra evened issues up with a win over Charleen Tiwari on courtroom three after which Doris Aleksovska adopted with a win on courtroom 5 over Sonia Madronal giving UTRGV the 2-1 lead.
Marine Darzyan made it a Three-1 lead for UTRGV after a win on courtroom two over Ivana Ilic. Lasya Patnaik clinched the win with a win on courtroom six over Diya Menon. Patnaik trailed 2-5 within the second set earlier than successful 5 straight video games to get the win.
Lamar is 1-2 on the season after selecting up its first win of the season after defeating Prairie View A&M Four-Zero.
Its two losses got here to start out the season as they fell Zero-7 to Rice and 1-5 to Houston.
Lamar is Four-11 in singles play with Milena Belianovich, Jasmin Buchta, Sanja Jolic and Amelie Vossgaetter every accumulating singles victories this season.
As a workforce, Lamar is Three-Three in doubles motion this season. Buchta and Natalia Molina have teamed as much as play on the No. 1 spot whereas Vossgaeteter and Kaela Di Giulio have performed on the No. 2 spot and Belianovich and Jolic have performed on the No. Three spot with every workforce accumulating a doubles victory.
The All-Time Collection
UTRGV is 7-19 all-time towards Lamar in a sequence that dates again to 1989.
These two groups met up final season the place Lamar got here away with the 5-2 victory on the Orville Cox Tennis Heart.
The final time UTRGV defeated Lamar got here again on February 1, 2002.
UTRGV at the moment has eight student-athletes on the roster representing seven completely different international locations, together with the Macedonia, Mexico, Russia, Spain, India, Germany and Denmark.
UTRGV will again in motion on Sunday once they journey to Huntsville to face Sam Houston State.