Blue Raiders round out action at UNF Invitational
Herrera wins doubles bracketOctober 12, 2008 · MT Athletic Communications
In C singles, senior Andrea Herrera teamed with Paula Jaime of East Tennessee to defeat Shannon Hartmann and Rebecca Kirven of Samford 8-5. Then the pair won 8-3 over Molly Maddox and Emma Knight in the semi-finals.
The duo won their final match of the tournament by default when Troy's Leonie Guijt and Gabriella Viega with drew due to an illness.
In consolation singles, junior Natalie Araya fell to Ali Beavers 6-1, 1-6, 10-3 in the quarterfinals.
Junior Anna Djananova won her first consolation match 6-1, 6-0 over Reijina Hopkins in the C bracket. In the semi-finals, Djananova fell to Katherine St. Clair 7-6 (5), 6-2.
In doubles action, senior Marlene Chemin and freshman Taylor Coffey defeated Boston College's Valecia Kendrick and Stacey Lopez 8-6 to advance to the quarterfinals. In their next match the duo fell to Florida International's Maria Spencely and Maria Vallasciani 8-3.
The Blue Raiders will be back in action Oct. 17-19 when they travel to Nashville, Tenn., to compete in the June Stewart Invitational.
Friend of the Blue Raiders? Like us on Facebook and become part of the True Blue army today.
More Women's Tennis NewsNov 2, 2013: Raiders pick up four wins in final day at Alabama
Nov 1, 2013: Constantinide claims pair of singles wins at Roberta Alison
Oct 31, 2013: Raiders close fall campaign at Roberta Alison Classic
Oct 28, 2013: Ground broken on new indoor tennis facility
Oct 21, 2013: Moraes finishes runner-up in backdraw at ITA Regionals
Oct 20, 2013: Moraes advances to backdraw semifinals at ITA Regional