Feichtinger, Noble and Kohl Advance to Championship Singles Matches
Oct. 15, 2004
MEMPHIS, Tenn. - - Complete brackets (with results) are listed at: http://www.fansonly.com/auto_pdf/p_hotos/s_chools/mem/sports/w-tennis/auto_pdf/special-release
Juniors Andrea Feichtinger and Kristin Noble (Memphis, Tenn./Germantown) and freshman Kathrin Kohl all advanced to a singles championship final following the first day's action in the Shoney's/Varsity Pro Shop Invitational, Friday.
Feichtinger downed Saint Louis' Amanda Hellberg, 7-5, 6-1, in the first round, and used a three-set, 6-3, 1-6, 6-2 victory over Tennessee Tech's Margot Carter to advance to Saturday's final against Murray State's Jaclyn Leeper in No. 2 singles.
In No. 4 singles, Noble downed Saint Louis' Tara Grant, 7-5, 7-6 (4), then downed Ball State's Haly Calderwood, 7-5, 7-6 to advance to the finals, where she'll face Rachel Lask of Murray State, 6-4, 6-2.
Freshman Kathrin Kohl used a 6-1, 6-0 victory over Ball State's Beth Campus to advance to the finals of the No. 7 singles draw, where she'll face Whitney Robards of Murray State, Saturday.
The second day of the tournament will begin with semifinals doubles action at 9 a.m. All three Lady Tiger doubles teams advanced into the semis.