Women's Tennis Goes Undefeated on Final Day of Memphis Invitational

Oct. 14, 2012

 

Singles 1 2 3
Liza Tymchenko 6 6 -
Ivon Simic 3 1 -
No. 115 Tiffany Welcher 6 6 -
Anna Marie Herbold 4 4 -
Kelly Gray 6 6 -
Florence Nicole 1 1 -
Alyssa Hibberd 6 6 -
Anna Winkelmann 0 0 -
Skylar Kuykendall 6 6 -
Jessica Silva 1 0 -
Caroline Wegner 6 6 -
Katie McCall 1 2 -
Doubles
No. 31 Tiffany Welcher/Alyssa Hibberd 8
Jordan Eggleston/Evy Van Genechten 2
Kelly Gray/Caroline Wegner 8
Nell Boyd/Maddie Johnson 3
Skylar Kuykendall/Liza Tymchenko 8
Mariel Ante/Ali Patterson 4

MEMPHIS, Tenn. -The Memphis women's tennis team wrapped up a dominant showing at the Memphis Invitational on Sunday as the Lady Tigers went 9-0 on the final day to move their overall record to 27-3 at the three-day tournament.

Memphis began the day facing Drake in doubles as the No. 31 team of Tiffany Welcher and Alyssa Hibberd easily defeated Jordan Eggleston and Evy Van Genechten, 8-2. Caroline Wegner and Kelly Gray defeated Nell Boyd and Maddie Johnson, 8-3, while Liza Tymchenko and Skylar Kuykendall won against Mariel Ante and Ali Patterson, 8-4.

The Lady Tigers faced UT Martin in singles to end the tournament as Hibberd dominated Anna Winkelmann, 6-0, 6-0 to start it off for Memphis. Kuykendall handed Jessica Silva a 6-1, 6-0 loss while Wegner took down Katie McCall, 6-1, 6-2. Also in action for the Lady Tigers was Gray, who defeated Florence Nicole, 6-1, 6-1, while Tymchenko cruised to a 6-3, 6-1 victory over Ivon Simic. Welcher ended the day for Memphis, posting a 6-4, 6-4 win over Anna Marie Herbold.

The Lady Tigers will travel north next week when they compete in the ITA Ohio Valley Regional in West Lafayette, Ind., from Oct. 18-21, before hosting their second fall tournament of the season on Nov. 2-4.


 

 

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