Mean Green Conclude River Oaks Invite
North Texas Gets Swept By Rice
HOUSTON — The North Texas tennis team ended the three-day River Oaks Country Club Invite on Friday with six singles losses to Rice and a 1-3 record in doubles versus Houston.
Freshman Sille Tranberg had her first singles loss of the fall and the invite. Tranberg lost to the Owls’ Anna Bowtell 6-3, 7-6 (13-11).
Fellow Mean Green freshman Nidhi Surapaneni lost 6-0, 6-2 to Rice’s Michaela Haet who is the Intercollegiate Tennis Association’s No. 1 ranked freshman in the country.
Tsveta Dimitrova/ Sveva Mazzari (Houston) def. Surapaneni/Liang; 8-4
Lauren Alter/ Ana Glumac (Houston) def. Tranberg/Heczey; 8-3
Babic/Sasaki def. Constandena Nicolau/ Laura Bernardos (Houston); 8-7(7-3)
Fernanda Astete (Rice) def. Liang; 6-4, 6-1
Priya Niczaoda (Rice) def. Heczey; 6-3, 6-3
Michaela Haet (Rice) def. Surapaneni; 6-0, 6-2
Anna Bowtell (Rice) def. Tranberg; 6-3, 7-6(11)
Savannah Durkin (Rice) def. Sasaki ; 7-5, 6-3
Sofie Moenster (Rice) def. Babic; 7-6(3), 6-4