ATLANTA, Ga. - In a battle of two Wildcat teams, Kentucky was able to prevail and advance to the second round of the NCAA Tournament today at the Bill Moore Tennis Center on the campus of Georgia Tech. Kentucky was able to win four straight to claim the match.
With the loss Arizona ends the season at 9-14 overall. Kentucky improves to 19-7 this season and will face Georgia Tech in the second round.
While Arizona has finished up team play, Danielle Steinberg will represent the team in the singles championships beginning May 20.
NCAA Tournament First Round
Bill Moore Tennis Center
Kentucky 4, Arizona 0
No. 1 ?C Mavroleon/Steinberg (UA) def. Coventry/Woestmann (UK), 8-2.
No. 2 ?C Schwenk/Escamilla (UK) def. Rochefort/Todorova (UA), 9-7
No. 3 ?C Spencer/Winebrenner (UK) def. Orletsky/Toporowska (UA), 9-8 (3).
No. 1 - Kim Coventry (UK) vs. Danielle Steinberg (UA), 4-4, suspended.
No. 2 - Juliette Mavroleon (UA) led Joelle Schwenk (UK), 6-2, 0-0, suspended.
No. 3 - Sarah Woestmann (UK) def. Natalia Toporowska (UA), 6-2, 6-2.
No. 4 - Whitney Spencer (UK) def. Camelia Todorova (UA), 6-0, 6-1.
No. 5 - Katie Orletsky (UA) led Jessica Giuggioli (UK), 3-2, suspended.
No. 6 - Carolina Escamilla (UK) def. Jessie Rochefort (UA), 6-2, 6-2.
Order of Finish
Doubles: 1, 2, 3.
Singles: 3, 4, 6.