Fall Season Kicks Off For Maryland Women's Tennis
  • William & Mary Invitational Bracket

    Sept. 14, 2007


    WILLIAMSBURG, Va. - The Maryland women's tennis team opened its fall season Friday in the 15th Annual William & Mary Invitational.

    Freshmen Karin Lundmark led the way for the Terps on the opening day of the tournament by defeating Lara Alexander of Virginia 3-6, 6-3, 6-3 in first round action of Flight D.

    Lundmark went on take down Alizze Paradis of Cincinnati 6-2, 6-1 in the quarterfinals to move into Saturday's semifinal round.

    Sophomore Lisa Miller had another first-round victory for the Terps, defeating Lauren Downing of Virginia 6-0, 7-5 in Flight F.

    Miller and Maggie MacKeever also combined on an 8-3 victory over Elizabeth Young and Jen Keiner of Cincinnati in the opening round of the Flight C doubles.

    MacKeever fell in the opening round of the Flight C singles to Nanar Airapetian of Arkansas 7-5, 6-4, before rallying for a 6-7, 6-1, 1-0 (10-2) win over Jenny Rowen of Cincinnati in the consolation quarterfinals.

    Freshmen Julia Huschke and Oksana Krutiyenko had solid collegiate debuts for Maryland.

    Huschke lost in the opening round of the Flight B singles to Tony Zawacki of Duke before defeating Ashlee Vosters of Richmond 6-3, 4-6, 1-0 (10-8) in the consolation quarterfinals.

    Krutiyenko won her opening round match in the Flight D singles over Daniela Cohen of Old Dominion (6-2, 6-1) before losing a three-set heart-breaker to Manon Noe of Michigan State 7-6 (4), 4-6, 6-4.

    Play continues in the William & Mary Invite through Sunday.