McKenzie Davis and Kallie Sperry Advance To Doubles Quarterfinals at the ITA Regional Championship
Oct. 12, 2013
LAS VEGAS, Nev. - The doubles team of junior McKenzie Davis and sophomore Kallie Sperry continued their winning ways, Friday, with a win in the doubles Round of 16 to advance to the quarterfinals of the Intercollegiate Tennis Association Regional Championship.
The fifth-seeded team of Davis and Sperry faced off against the team of Hailey Rochin and Johanna Vang from Northern Arizona, and came out on top in a thrilling match (8-6). They will face host-school UNLV's fourth-seeded team of Lucia Batta and Aleskandra Josifoska on Saturday.
In the doubles consolation draw, the team of sophomores Amber and Ashley Stuhlmann fell to New Mexico State's team of Brittany Collens and Mia Brandt (8-4), while freshmen Lexi Turley and Cassidy Branstine lost to Denver's team of Kathryn Hughes and Maureen Slattery (8-4).
In the singles consolation bracket, Branstine, Turley, and Amber and Ashley Stuhlmann all earned first round byes and will compete Saturday.
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Results - Day 3 Intercollegiate Tennis Association Regional Championship Singles Consolation Cassidy Branstine (USU) BYE Amber Stuhlmann (USU) BYE Alexis Turley (USU) BYE Ashley Stuhlmann (USU) BYE