Sept. 16, 2011
LAWRENCE, Kan. - The Washington State University women's tennis team advance all eight singles players to the semifinals on day one of the 2011 Kansas Invitational. The Cougars went 8-0 in singles play and 4-2 in doubles.
Senior Elisabeth Fournier won her singles match against Alexandra Johannson of Nova Southeastern 6-1, 6-1 in the opening round of Singles Draw A. Junior Liudmila Vasilieva defeated Tamara Slijepcevic of Arkansas State 6-1, 6-0.
All three freshman had a strong showing Friday. Elizaveta Luzina defeated Jillian Yakominich of UMKC 6-1, 6-1. Charlotte Koning defeated Gabriela Pintos of UMKC 6-2, 6-0. Anastasia Romantsova defeated Marina Kiefer South Dakota 6-2, 6-4.
The tournament will continue Saturday at 9 a.m.
WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERISTY Washington State 8-0 (singles) 4-2 (doubles) September 16, 2011 Kansas Invitational
Elisabeth Fournier def. Alexandra Johannson of Nova Southeastern 6-1, 6-1.
Liudmila Vasilieva def. Tamara Slijepcevic of Arkansas State 6-1, 6-0.
Andjela Kankaras def. Austin LaVallii of Nova Southeastern 6-3, 6-1.
Ksenia Googe def. Maddie Schulte 6-1, 6-2.
Olga Musilovich def. Maria Toro of Saint Louis 6-0, 6-0.
Elizaveta Luzina def. Jillian Yakominich of UMKC 6-1, 6-1.
Charlotte Koning def. Gabriela Pintos of UMKC 6-2, 6-0.
Anastasia Romantsova def. Marina Kiefer South Dakota 6-2, 6-4.
Koning/Kankaras (WSU) def. Bouet/Amsallem (UMKC), 8-5
Koning/Kankaras (WSU) def. Blajkevitch/Witten (UK), 8-4
Googe/Musilovich (WSU) def. Elkin/Sergeychik (SD), 8-3
Fox/Testerman (UK) def. Googe/Musilovich (WSU), 8-6
Hollis/Elmore (SLU) def. Vasilieva/Luzina (WSU), 8-1
Fournier/Romantsova (WSU) def. Schulte/Lisenby (UMKC), 8-4