Women's Tennis Hosts Second Fall Tournament This Weekend
Oct. 31, 2012
MEMPHIS, Tenn. -The Memphis women's tennis team will welcome four teams to The Racquet Club of Memphis, Nov. 2-4, for the Memphis Invitational as Oklahoma, Ole Miss, Tulsa and Vanderbilt will be in attendance for the Lady Tigers' final home tournament of the 2012 fall season.
In singles play, there will be three draws comprised of eight players and a round robin consisting of three players, while doubles will be played in a dual format.
The Lady Tigers will hit the courts Friday morning at 10 a.m. in singles before ending the day indoors for doubles competition, facing Oklahoma at 6:30 p.m. and Ole Miss at 7:30 p.m.
In the White Draw, Alyssa Hibberd will face Maria Sant'Anna of Tulsa while No. 115 Tiffany Welcher goes up against Iris Verboven of Ole Miss. In the Gray Draw, Kelly Gray will play Saana Saarteinen of Tulsa as Skylar Kuykendall will face Reneta Kuricova of Tulsa in the bottom half of the draw. In the Black Draw, Liza Tymchenko will face Michelle Farley of Tulsa while Caroline Wegner will play Mariya Milutinovic of Ole Miss in the opening round.
Over the weekend, seven Lady Tigers will see action on the court as Stefanie Mikesz will make an appearance in doubles play.
On Saturday, the Lady Tigers will begin singles play at 1 p.m. before playing Tulsa in doubles at 3:30 p.m. Memphis will wrap up the tournament with doubles against Vanderbilt at 8:30 a.m. Sunday before singles play at 9:45 a.m.
Complete results of the Memphis Invitational will be posted on GoTigersGo.com at the conclusion of each day.
Following the Memphis Invitational, the Lady Tigers will take part in the Dick Vitale Invitational, Nov. 9-11, in Sarasota, Fla., to close out their fall season.
Friday, November 2
Saturday, November 3
Sunday, November 4