With the win, Larocque earned a berth in the qualifying draw. On the doubles side, Larocque and teammate, freshman Sophie Regnier, were defeated by Texas-El Paso's duo of Ana Brnas and Jana Perkova, 6-2, 6-2, in the second round of the prequalifying draw.
Larocque along with teammates, junior Lindsay Blau and senior Michelle Gough, will begin qualifying draw singles play, Tuesday, Oct. 17. Gough and Blau will also compete in the doubles bracket.
Prequalifying Draw Singles Third Round Debbie Larocque (UA) def. Renate Stoop (Boise State), 6-4, 7-6 (6)
Doubles Second Round Jana Perkova/Ana Brnas (UTEP) def. Larocque/Sophie Regnier (UA), 6-2, 6-2