Women's Tennis Wraps Up First Day at All-American Championships
Sept. 30, 2012
LOS ANGELES, Calif. - Sophomore Alyssa Hibberd was the lone Lady Tiger to advance to the second round of the prequalifying draw Saturday at the ITA All-American Championships on the campus of UCLA. Hibberd dispatched Utah's Elena Najera, 6-3, 6-4, in the first round before falling to TCU's Millie Nichols, 3-6, 6-1, 6-4, in the second round.
Senior Tiffany Welcher was eliminated from singles play after dropping her first match of the season to Missouri's Rachel Stuhlmann, 3-6, 6-4, 6-4, in the first round of the prequalifying draw. Welcher will return to the court Thursday, Oct. 4 when she and Hibberd compete in the main draw in doubles play.