Ellis, Scott advance to round of 16 at ITA Texas Regional Championship
Oct. 20, 2012
WACO, Texas - Texas earned two singles berths and two doubles berths in their respective rounds of 16 Saturday on day two of the ITA Texas Regional Championship at the Baylor Tennis Center.
Scott posted a 6-0, 6-0 win over Rice's Kimberly Anicete to earn a spot in Sunday's round of 16, where she will meet Texas A&M's Sun Wen at 9 a.m. Ellis held off Texas Tech's Rashmi Teltumbde by a 7-5, 4-6, 6-4 count to earn her spot in Sunday's round of 16. Ellis will face TCU's Stefanie Tan Sunday at 10:15 a.m.
Ellis and Scott teamed up for an 8-3 win over UT Arlington's Brooke Dennis and Elizabeth Thoms in the round of 32 in the doubles draw. Ellis and Scott will face off against Lamar's Carolina Maso and Alicia Porte Sunday at 9 a.m. in the round of 16.
UT junior Elizabeth Begley and sophomore Lina Padegimaite added an 8-2 win over UTEP's Marie LeBlond and Anastasiya Sylenko. The Texas tandem will meet North Texas' Dane Joubert and Ilona Serchenko Sunday at 9 a.m. in the round of 16.
Sophomore Annat Rabinovich added a 6-2, 6-2 win over Sam Houston State's Kayla Stevenson in consolation play. Rabinovich faces UTEP's Darjya Abdrakhmanova on Sunday.
ITA Texas Regional Championships