Tiger Tennis Completes Fall Season at ITA Ohio Valley Regionals
Friday, October 13, 2017
Tiger Tennis Completes Fall Season at ITA Ohio Valley Regionals

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. --- On day two of the ITA Ohio Valley Regionals hosted by MTSU at the Adams Tennis Complex, the Tiger women’s tennis team had a single victory.

Pragati Natraj defeated Anna Collins of Louisville, 7-5, 6-2 before falling to Fabienne Schmidt of Austin Peay, 6-1, 6-3 in the round of 16.

Aarushi Kakkar, the first woman in program history to win a main draw singles match at the ITA Regionals, fell to Amanda Meyer of Vanderbilt, 6-0, 6-1.

This completes the fall season for women's tennis. The Tigers resume play Feb. 2 against Rhodes. 

Main Draw Singles

Amanda Meyer (Vanderbilt) def. Aarushi Kakkar, 6-0, 6-1

B Flight Singles

Mia Smith-Jorgens (Louisville) def. Abhilasha Vishwanath, 6-1, 6-2

Pragati Natraj def. Anna Collins (Louisville), 7-5, 6-2

Fabienne Schmidt (Austin Peay) def. Pragati Natraj, 6-1, 6-3

#9 Makenzie Myers (Miami-OH) def. Ashia Jones, 7-5, 7-6

Main Draw Consolation

Alory Pereira (ETSU) def. Ani Popiashvilli (TN State) 6-0, 6-1

B Flight Consolation

Sarah Brakin (Belmont) def. Phoenix Gandy, 6-1, 6-3

Marie Kapelevich (Evansville) def. Morgan Cage, 6-1, 6-3

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