Blue Raider Tennis claims four wins in last day of fall competition
Nagayma and Nomoto complete perfect weekend in singles actionNovember 11, 2012 · @MTAthletics
SAN DIEGO, Calif. - Middle Tennessee closed out the final day of fall competition with four victories at the SDSU Fall Classic on Sunday.
Flavia Nagayama won the Golf Draw bracket with a win over Kansas' Vika Khanevskaya, 1-6, 6-4, 7-6. Also, senior Yuiri Nomoto picked up a perfect weekend in singles action when she won in straight sets over Sarah Stelle, 6-3, 6-3.
Kansas' Claire Dreyer claimed a win over Blue Raider freshman Irina Constantinide (6-4, 7-6 (5-0)) to win the Gray draw. Nayara Moraes fell in a three-set battle to Jayhawk Paulina Los, 6-3, 4-6, 10-4.
In doubles action, the Raiders won both consolation finals matches. Constantinde and Nomoto claimed a win by default over Washington's Grace Ysidora/Cpucine Gregoire.
Moraes and Carla Nava won a tight 8-6 match over Khanevskaya/Anastasia Trubiuch from Kansas.
MT concluded the fall season with four strong tournaments and opens the 2013 spring season against Akron on Jan. 18.
Claire Dreyer (Kansas) def. Constantinide, Irina (Middle Tennessee) 6-4, 7-6 (5-0)
Nomoto, Yuiri (Middle Tennessee) def. Sarah Stelle (Washington) 6-3, 6-2
Nagayama, Flavia (Middle Tennessee) def. Vika Khanevskaya (Kansas) 1-6, 6-4, 7-6
Paulina Los (Kansas) def. Moraes, Nayara (Middle Tennessee) 6-3, 4-6, 10-4
Constantinide, Irina/Nomoto, Yuiri (Middle Tennessee) def. Grace Ysidora/Capucine Gregoire (Washington), by default
Moraes, Nayara/Nava, Carla (Middle Tennessee) def. Vika Khanevskaya/Anastasia Trubich (Kansas) 8-6
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