Sept. 22 2007
HOUSTON, Texas - UT Arlington women's tennis team continued play at the 27th Annual Rice Classic on Saturday in Houston.
In doubles action, duo Klara Jagosova and Monika Hadvigerova edged Texas' Mello and Zauft 8-6 before finishing off Rice's Chao and Leo 9-7 in the semifinals. The pair will face Corovic and Milic from Texas in the championship match of the Le Peep bracket tomorrow at 9 a.m. Junior Sara Pesic and sophomore Sofya Lifanova will play for third place in the consolation side of the Kolache bracket after falling 8-5 to UTSA's Wallin and Silvester.
Pesic and Lifanova will play for third place in their respective brackets after dropping semifinals matches. Pesic won her first set 6-4 against Louisville's Natalie Baez before dropping the match 6-1, 6-1. In the Chipotle bracket, Lifanova fell 6-4, 6-0 to Texas' Marija Milic.
The 27th Annual Rice Classic wraps up Sunday at 9am with doubles play. Singles action is set to get underway at 10am at the Jake Hess Tennis Stadium.
WT: Freshman shines at Rice Invitational
WT: Ladies set for Rice Invitational
TN: Takeuchi highlights opening weekend
WT: Serio/Wichert earn ITA Preseason Ranking
TN: Mavericks set to open season in Midland
WT: 2017-18 roster welcomes five freshmen