Women's Tennis wraps up play at National Collegiate Tennis Classic
INDIAN WELLS, Calif. -- University of Texas junior Courtney Zauft and sophomore Marija Milic led the way with a pair of singles victories as the Longhorns wrapped up their stint at the National Collegiate Tennis Classic at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden.
Zauft (San Antonio, Texas) scored a significant upset, defeating Georgia Tech's 64th-ranked Amanda Craddock, 6-4, 6-1. Milic (Etobicoke, Ontario) knocked off a Megan Doheny from defending NCAA Champion Stanford, winning by a 3-6, 6-0, 6-3 margin. Zauft and Milic advanced to the singles round of 16 but could advance no further. Zauft fell to USC's Anca Anastasiu, 6-3, 6-1, and Milic dropped a 6-1, 6-3 decision to USC's Dianne Matias.
Freshmen Stephanie Davison, Sarah Lancaster and Vanja Corovic scored singles victories in consolation play. Davison (Port Orchard, Wash.) knocked Baylor's Zuzana Chmelarova in straight sets, winning by a 6-3, 6-3 count. Lancaster (San Antonio, Texas) gutted out a three-set victory over Stanford's Leila Hodzic, 6-4, 2-6, 7-5. Corovic (Belgrade, Serbia) topped Northwestern's Alexis Conill in straight sets, 6-2, 6-1.
Texas opens dual-match play on Friday, Jan. 26 at Iowa State.
National Collegiate Tennis Classic - Indian Wells, Calif.