The first day of the CSUN Fall Invitational concluded today, and the Iowa State women’s tennis team ended with eight wins and five losses overall.

Team Recap 


No. 1 sophomore Maty Cancini (ISU)  defeats Skyla Alcon (CSUN), 6-4, 6-4.

No. 2 junior Regina Espindola (ISU) defeats Vivian Dvali (UCI), 6-4, 7-5.

No. 3 freshman Ekaterina Repina (ISU) defeats Amanda Schneider (CSLA), 5-7, 6-3, 6-3.

No. 4 Elizaveta Sokolova (CSLA) defeats junior Erin Freeman (ISU), 7-5, 3-0, retired. 

No. 5 Carlota Casasampere (LB) defeats junior Annabella Bonadonna (ISU), 6-4, 4-6, 6-1.

No. 6 Tracy Van (UCR) defeats sophomore Margarita Timakova (ISU), 1-6, 6-4, 6-4.

No. 7 sophomore Karen Alvarez (ISU) defeats Clair Dean (UCI).


Doubles 1

First round - Repina/Timakova (ISU) defeat Nsimba/Teufl (YSU), 7-6

Championship round - Pacholski/Munoz defeats Repina/Timakova (ISU), 6-3

Doubles 2

First round - Freeman/Bonadonna (ISU) defeats Hazell/Dvali (UCI), 6-1

Championship Round - Nuno/Portalatin (CSUF) defeats Freeman/Bonadonna (ISU), 6-4

Doubles 3

First Round - Espindola/Alvarez (ISU) defeats Hinton/Rinker (APU), 6-4

Championship Round - Espindola/Alvarez (ISU) defeats Amiri/Chen (UCI), 7-6.

The second day of the invitational will continue tomorrow at 11 a.m. with one round of doubles, followed by two rounds of singles play that will begin at noon.

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.