Three Lady Raiders Win in Day One of UK TourneyOctober 1, 2004 · MT Media Relations
Freshman Claudia Szabo led the Lady Raiders garnering two victories in the Red Flight. Szabo opened the tournament with a win over Indiana's Anastasia Sokolova, as she was won the first set 6-2 before Sokolva conceded the match. In the second round, Szabo defeated Purdue's Lara Burgarello 3-6, 6-2, 7-5 to advance in the winners bracket.
In the White Flight, senior Ana Maria Cibils defeated Indiana's Emily Wang 6-4, 6-3. In the second round, Cibils fell to William & Mary's Candice Fuch 6-4, 6-4.
Senior Emily Vest won her first match in a round robin even with a 6-1, 6-2 victory over Marshall's Olivia Hill. Vest will face Indiana's Elizabeth Dolan on Saturday.
Ana Maria Cibils (MT) def. Emily Wang (UI) 6-4, 6-2
Candice Fuchs (WM) def. Cibils (MT) 6-4, 6-4
Claudia Szabo (MT) def. Anastasia Sokolva (UI) 6-3, Ret.
Szabo (MT) def. Lara Burgarello (PU) 3-6, 6-2, 7-5
Pavina Akritas (UI) def. Jacqui Williams (MT) 6-1, 6-7(4), 6-4 Brittany Minna (PU) def. Williams (MT) 6-1, 6-2
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