Tennis Completes Day One At The ITA Regional Championships

Sophomore Agustina Valenzuela

Oct. 17, 2013


The North Texas tennis duo, Kseniya Bardabush and Alexis Thoma, advance to the third round of doubles against the University of Texas, Saturday  at 9:00 a.m.

In doubles play, the Mean Green’s Bardabush and Thoma defeated Texas A&M Corpus Christi (due to injury) and Rice (8-3). While Dane Joubert and Agustina Valenzuela defeated the duo from Texas State (8-1) but fell to Texas Tech in the second round (8-2).

In singles play, North Texas had three of six players move past the first round of elimination. Bardabush defeated TAMUCC’s Garcia-Diaz (6-2, 6-3), while Ana Sofia Cordero defeated Giada D'Ortona from University of Texas Arlington (2-6, 6-4, 6-4). The Mean Green’s Kamilla Galieva went 6-0, 6-0 against Brianah Creek from Incarnate Word.

For live results of the Intercollegiate Tennis Association Regional Championships click here.

Singles Round One
Kseniya Bardabush (UNT) def. Daniela Garcia-Diaz (TAMUCC) 6-2, 6-3
Ana Sofia Cordero (UNT) def. Giada D'Ortona (UTA) 2-6, 6-4, 6-4|
Lynn Kiro (TTU) def. Alexis Thoma (UNT)  6-4, 7-5
Seda Arantekin (TCU) def. Agustina Valenzuela (UNT) 7-5, 5-7, 7-5
Kamilla Galieva (UNT) def. Brianah Creek (UIW) 6-0, 6-0
Anna Kate Anderson (SMU) def Dane Joubert (UNT) 7-5, 6-1 



Singles Round Two
Elizabeth Thoms (UTA) def Kseniya Bardabush (UNT) 4-6, 6-1, 6-2
Millie Nichols (TCU)def Ana Sofia Cordero (UNT)  6-1, 6-0
Simona Parajova (TCU) def Kamilla Galieva (UNT ) 6-1,6-0

Doubles Round One
Joubert/Valenzuela def.  Van Den Bergh/Beckett (TSU) 8-1
Calvillo/Meza (UTEP) def. Cordero/Galieva (UNT) 8-3
Bardabush/Thoma (UNT) def. Burgues/Garcia-Diaz (TAMUCC) due to injury

Doubles Round Two
Sanders/Teltumbde (TTU) def. Joubert/Valenzuela (UNT) 8-2
Bardabush/Thoma (UNT) def. Anicete/Nguyen (Rice) 8-3

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