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The Washington men's tennis team's season came to an end as the Huskies (12-12, 1-6 Pac-12) fell 4-2 in the first round of the NCAA Championships to Tulane.
Texas Tech will also host Southern California and Denver for the NCAA Championship First and Second Rounds. Julia Collins contributed two goals while freshman attack Kelly Larkin added a goal and two assists for Navy (16-4), which will play the victor of Colorado-Massachusetts in the second round on Sunday (1 p.m.).
Fans can purchase tickets on-site at the McLeod Tennis Center Ticket Trailer for $5 (adults) and $3 (youth - 12 and under).
"A lot of the team has never had a chance to play at the NCAA's", Ng said.
"I think in nearly every sport it's a huge advantage to be the in SEC", Jackson said.
In the singles portion of the match, Catanzariti gave A&M the 2-0 advantage defeating Grbic, 6-3, 7-5. "We kept it very simple with very disciplined tennis throughout the entire match [and] took care of business".
This marks the second straight year and the fourth time in the last five years that UMass has reached the NCAA second round. Tune in to 89.7 FM on Monday nights at 7 p.m. EST to hear Clint co-host the sports talk show Tomahawk Talk.
At the No. 2 singles court, he has a record of 18-1. "There are a lot of nontennis factors that come into play, so the teams that manage the nontennis stuff better have the upper hand in winning the match".
"I'm really, really proud of Navy women's lacrosse". "We tried to build a good non-conference schedule as well, like we tried to do playing Towson and Denver". Their last 15 matches were against nationally ranked teams - of which they won eight duals - earning them a top-20 ranking. Bellucco falling to Arakawa (1-6, 4-6) and Porubin losing to Pairone (2-6, 1-6).
"It's a great opportunity, we just wanted to get after it".
On court three doubles, Gabriella Castaneda and Daniela Schippers earned their 16 doubles victory as a pair this season 7-5 over No. 64 Georgie Axon/Caroline Turner, while Nandini Das and Ariana Rahmanparast suffered a rare loss 6-4 on court two. The third set had just gotten underway with Gavrilovska holding a 1-0 edge over Horakova, who entered the match 16-0 in dual matches, when Paalma clinched and the match was stopped.
Although the ceremony was a small one, only about 200 people, the players say that they greatly appreciated it.
"We're all super-excited", said Loeb. Freshman Pietro Rimondini secured Cornell's first singles point with a two-set win in 6-2 and 6-3 decisions.
Friday's match began about 30 minutes later than scheduled because the previous first-round match, in which SC beat East Tennessee State 5-0, was pushed back to allow the outdoor courts time to dry from overnight showers. "Finally, I just said, 'Let me stop everything else and just do tennis from now on"'.
"Everyone is great at this time of year".
"We settled in and let the nerves go away and just played our tennis", she said. "She's one of those players that's figured it out, and thank God she's figured it out for us".