Day 1 Results
DENTON, Texas (9/14/07) North Texas tennis started the season off right by posting a 6-2 mark in singles and a 7-1 record in doubles at the Mean Green Invitational.
The Mean Green picked up individual victories from Rachel Wilhelm, Madura Ranganathan, Shannon McKenzie, Narine Kazarova, Ashley Akin and Amy Joubert.
“Coach Sujay Lama and I are ecstatic at the energy and enthusiasm that our young team showed today,” said assistant coach Jeff Maren. “Our freshmen stepped up along with our upper classman. We had a very positive day and it bodes well for the rest of the tournament and the rest of the season.”
The Mean Green was just as good in doubles matches, where the teams of Aiken and Idalina Franca, Kasarova and McKenzie, as well as, Catalina Cruz and Wilhelm picked up the victories.
The Mean Green Invitational will continue at the Waranch Tennis Center on Saturday and Sunday at 9 a.m. to finish out the weekend.