Herrera, Blue Raiders round out tourney
Herrera one of three to post wins on SundayOctober 19, 2008 · MT Athletic Communications
Junior Natalie Araya defeated Berdala of Indiana 0-6, 6-4, 7-6 (4) in consolation play of the Jason Valentine Metamaterials draw.
Freshman Marietta Bigus fell 6-2, 6-1 in the consolation finals against Keilly Ulery of host Vanderbilt.
In the Travis Young draw, freshman Taylor Coffey lost her match 6-1, 6-2 to Denny of Western Michigan in the consolation bracket.
Senior Andrea Herrera defeated Matsuto of Western Michigan 5-7, 6-3, 7-5 in consolation play of the Gary Neal draw.
In the Edward Collins Invitational draw, senior Marlene Chemin lost her match 6-4, 6-0, 6-1 to Dudzik of Western Michigan.
In the Saturday mix and matches, freshman Alex Dachos defeated Julianne McMeen of UT-Martin 6-1, 6-0.
Junior Anna Djananova fell to Belisa DeBrito of UTM 3-3 after she had to retire in the mix and match play on Sunday.
In doubles action, Coffey and Araya fell 8-4 to Leavy and DeBrito of UTM while Bigus and Dachos lost their match 8-3 to Blatt and Ulery of Vanderbilt.
Rounding out doubles play for the Blue Raiders were Djananova and Chemin who lost their match 8-3 to Berdala and Guerreiro of Indiana.
The Blue Raiders will be back in action Oct. 23-27 when it travels to Winston-Salem, N.C. to compete in the ITA Southeast Regional Championships.
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