Richter and da Rosa upset No. 6 seed.
Oct. 10, 2013
LAS VEGAS – Utah women’s tennis continued to triumph on the second day of the ITA Mountain Regional Championships in Las Vegas, Nev. Two of three doubles team recorded victories, and four of five singles players earned their way into round three. Due to a rain delay, round three of singles play, originally scheduled for this evening, has been postponed until tomorrow.
Pham, ranked 66th nationally, shut out Kristi Elmer of Weber State in singles play, blanking her opponent in two sets, 6-0, 6-0. Bekerova, also nationally ranked, earned her second victory of the day with a win against Air Force’s Natasha Rizvi, 6-3, 6-4, while Lucia Kovarcikova also triumphed, topping Bobbi Oshiro of Boise State, 6-0, 6-3.
Craig bounced back from a doubles loss with a win in singles play, besting Haley Driver of New Mexico in three sets, 6-3, 2-6, 6-2. However, Gerstner Da Rosa fell in the second round to Winde Janssens of Colorado, 6-0, 6-4.
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