Sept. 14, 2013
The rice women's tennis team opened their fall schedule by advancing three of four singles entries into the quarterfinals of The Racquet Club Collegiate Invitational in Midland, Texas on Friday.
Returning singles champion Natalie Beazant, who is seeded second advance with a first round bye and a 6-4, 6-1 win over Tulsa's Marcelina Cichon. She will face Nebraska's Mary Hanna in the next round.
Senior Dominique Harmath, who is seeded fifth, opened with a 7-6, 6-4 win over Brittany Brewster of Nebraska and followed that with a 6-4, 6-3 win over Sarah Toti of Texas Tech. She will face Erin Walker of ACU in the quarters.
Freshman Alison Ho opened her collegiate career with a three-set win over Danielle Feneridis of Pepperdine and followed that with a 6-2, 6-4 win over Jacqueline Zuhse of Penn State. She will face fourth-seeded Stefanie Tan of TCU in the next round.
Senior Kimberly Anicete was the only singles entry to not reach the round of 16. She beat Kaysie Hermsdorf of ACU 6-0. 6-0 in her opener, but then lost to third-seeded Lorraine Guillermo of Pepperdine 6-3, 6-1.
Beazant and Harmath are also the defending champions in doubles and advance to the second round with a bye. Anicete and Ho advanced with an 8-3 win over Walker and Micah Hermsdorf of ACU.
Hodge and Zhang Lead Owls on Day One
01/14/2017 - Lindsey Hodge and Wendy Zhang each won in singles and combined to pick up a win in doubles to lead the Rice women's tennis team in the first day of...
Women’s Tennis Opens with Metroplex Mania
01/13/2017 - The Rice women’s tennis team will open their 2017 dual season in much the same manner they drew the 2016 fall season to a close when they...
Women's Tennis Signs Haet
11/16/2016 - Rice head women’s tennis coach Elizabeth Schmidt announced on Wednesday the Owls have signed Australian standout Michaela Haet to a National ...
Owls Wrap Fall Campaign
11/13/2016 - Priya Niezgoda and Savannah Durkin won for the third straight day to highlight wins in four of six singles matches against Princeton by the Rice...
Astete and Niezgoda Lead Owls on Day Two of LSU...
11/13/2016 - Fernanda Astete rallied to defeat the 38th ranked player in the country while Priya Niezgoda added a straight set win over another ranked opponent ...
Singles Sweep Sparks First Day at LSU Fall...
11/11/2016 - Lindsey Hodge stormed back from a first set loss to win in three sets and complete a sweep of singles matches for Rice in the opening day of action...
Zhang Wraps Unbeaten Weekend
11/06/2016 - Wendy Zhang capped an unbeaten weekend by downing 15th ranked Saska Gavrilovska of Texas A&M to lead the Rice women’s tennis team on the...
Owls Storm Past Huskies After Rain Delay
11/05/2016 - After a lengthy rain delay, the Rice women’s tennis team race to wins in five of six singles matches against Washington to close out day two ...
- Top Videos /
- Online Store