Terps Complete Play at USTA/ITA Nationals

Nov. 7, 2011


FLUSHING, N.Y. - Sophomore Cristina Stancu won two of three matches in the consolation draw to conclude the Terps's weekend at the United States Tennis Association/Intercollegiate Tennis Association (USTA/ITA) National Indoor Intercollegiate Championships at the Billie Jean King National Tennis Center.

In the opening round of the consolation draw Friday afternoon, Stancu defeated Michigan's Emina Bektas in straight sets, 6-2, 6-3. Stancu met Aleksandra Josifoska of UNLV in the quarterfinals Saturday morning, and defeated Josifoska 6-2, 6-4 to advance to the semifinals against UCLA's Robin Anderson in the afternoon. Stancu lost to Anderson 6-2, 6-2.

In doubles action, junior Ana Belzunce and sophomore Welma Luus lost to Wyoming's Veronica Popovici and Simona Synkova in the back draw 8-5.