Lucia Natal went 3-0 to claim her flight at the Rice Invitational in her Maverick debut.
UTA takes its annual trip to Houston for the 2017 Rice Invitational beginning on Friday.
Nanaka Takeuchi won Flight 2 of the Racquet Club Collegiate Invitational over the weekend.
Anna Wichert and Agustina Serio are ranked No. 41 in the ITA/Oracle Preseason Doubles rankings.
UTA opens the 2017 fall season at the Racquet Club Collegiate Invitational, a staple in the UTA season.
AS A SOPHOMORE (2015-16): Sun Belt Conference Student-Athlete to Watch ... Sun Belt All-Conference singles second team ... Sun Belt All-Conference doubles second team with Valeria Lopez ... Blue Draw doubles co-champion with Angeles de los Rios at SMU Invitational ... Black Draw singles champion at SMU Invitational ... SBC Student-Athlete of the Week, April 6, 2016 ... 24-6 singles record to go with 18-7 doubles record ... 2-1 vs. ITA ranked opponents in singles with two unfinished matches, while she was 3-1 in doubles vs. ranked opponents with one unfinished match.
AS A FRESHMAN (2014-15): Third on team with 14-3 singles record, 12-4 in doubles ... Doubles champion at Marcoa and Co. Catering Islanders Open.
PERSONAL: Daughter of Marcelo Serio and Alicia De Lucca ... Majoring in international business.