Womens Tennis Claims Doubles Title to End Aggie Invitational
LAS CRUCES, N.M. – The doubles team of seniors Yumi Hasegawa and Edit Suhajda earned an 8-4 victory over Ximena Fuentes and Maria Leblond of UTEP to win the doubles White draw to lead Northern Arizona action on the final day of the New Mexico State Aggie Invitational.
NAU sophomore Nicole Perez played in the final of the singles Black draw but fell to Rebecca Calvillo of UTEP, 6-1,7-5. Wahinepio reached the final of the White back draw but took a 6-3, 4-6, 6-4 loss to Melanie Barnes of Tarleton State.
In other consolation play from throughout the weekend, Golovics and senior Aimee Oki each picked up a pair of singles wins. Oki and Perez also teamed for a consolation doubles win.
Northern Arizona continues Fall tournament play next weekend at the UNLV Fall Invitational in Las Vegas.
Northern Arizona Results
Singles – Black Main Draw Final
Rebecca Calvillo (UTEP) def. Nicole Perez (NAU), 6-1, 7-5
Singles – White Back Draw Final
Melanie Barnes (TSU) def. Malia Wahinepio (NAU), 6-3, 4-6, 6-4
Doubles – White Main Draw Final
Hasegawa/Suhajda (NAU) def. Fuentes/Leblond (UTEP), 8-4
Doubles – Crimson Back Draw Final
Golovics/Wahinepio (NAU) def. Treirweiler/Vazquez (UTEP), 8-4
Singles Consolation Matches
Orsi Golovics (NAU) def. Villanueva (UNM), 6-2,6-2
Orsi Golovics (NAU) def. Perez (TSU), 6-2, 7-5
Aimee Oki (NAU) def Vukadin (WNM), 6-0, 6-2
Aimee Oki (NAU) def. Smith (LEE), 4-6, 6-2, 6-3
Yumi Hasegawa (NAU) def. Oldani (UNM), 6-0 ret.
Alice Walker (NAU) def Molina (WNM), 6-3, 6-0
Vukadin (WMN) def. Alice Walker (NAU), 4-6, 6-3, 6-0
Oki/Perez (NAU) def Villanueva/Shipperd (UNM), 8-5