CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – Arkansas women’s tennis finished its opening weekend of fall competition Sunday.
Highlighting the day was Yuilya Lysa, placing second in the blue flight singles and Shannon Hudson placing third in the orange flight singles. Ana Oparenovic, who made her collegiate debut this weekend, turned in a strong finish, placing third in the orange flight singles consolation.
In Little Rock, Flavia Araujo and Oleksandra Shkorupeieva both picked up wins in singles action.
“We are very encouraged from our efforts this weekend and look forward to getting back to work on the practice courts,” head coach Michael Hegarty said. “We have plenty of room for growth.”
The Razorbacks return to action next Friday at the Gamecock Classic in Columbia, South Carolina from October 3-7. Select Razorbacks will also make their way to the west coast for the Riviera All-American Championships in Los Angeles from Oct. 3-11.
@RazorbackWTEN Day 3 Results:
Sunday, Sept. 27
Blue Flight Singles
Elbaba (Virginia) def. Lysa, 6-3, 6-1
Turley (Utah) def. Jurasic, 7-5, 6-1
Orange Flight Singles
Hudson def. Richter (Utah), 6-1, 6-3
Oparenovic def. Rosa (Utah), 6-2, 6-2
Morales (Marshall) def. Prabakar, 6-0, 6-0
Little Rock Classic
Little Rock, Ark.
Sunday, Sept. 27
Collins (Kansas) def. Craft, 6-4, 7-6(6)
Shkorupeieva def. Sohn (Memphis), 6-2, 6-2
Araujo def. Stevens (Ole Miss), 6-2, 3-6, 6-2
Berres (Memphis) def. Breaux, 6-4, 6-4
Robbins (Ole Miss) def. Olaya, 7-6, 4-6, 6-2
Milutinovic (Ole Miss) def. Jennings, 6-1, 4-6, 6-4
Shkorupeieva/Craft def. Jandric/Janatova (Ole Miss), Default
Collins/Cardona (Kansas) def. Breaux/Araujo, 6-2
Milutinovic/Robbins (Ole Miss) def. Olaya/Jennings, 6-0