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Oct. 10, 2013

Complete Results

LAS VEGAS ( - Four players from host UNLV advanced in singles Thursday during the second day of the 2013 USTA/ITA Mountain Region Championships being held at the Fertitta Tennis Complex on the UNLV campus.

Top-seeded and 32nd-ranked Aleksandra Josifoska dispatched BYU's Demi Daniels, 6-0, 6-2, while second-seeded and 41st-ranked Lucia Batta downed Colorado's Alex Aiello, 6-1, 7-5. Joining them in Friday's third round will be Santa Shumilina, who won her match over Boise State's Anissa Bryant-Swift, 7-6, 6-0; and Iren Kotseva, who eased past Denver's Michelle Garpenlov, 6-0, 6-1.

In doubles play, UNLV also has two duos still alive: Batta and Josifoska, seeded fourth, blanked Kristi Elmer and Ashley Tanner of Weber State, 8-0; and Paola Artiga and Shumilina got by Boise State's Bryant-Swift and Sammie Watson 8-3.

Friday's schedule will consist of one round of doubles and two more rounds of singles. The finals are set for Sunday. Admission to all matches is free of charge.

Members from 19 western teams are facing off as individuals through Sunday on 12 courts each day in both singles and doubles. This is one of 24 USTA/ITA Regional Championships for NCAA Division I men and women taking place over these middle two weekends of October at campuses throughout the country. The singles and doubles champions will advance to the 2013 USTA/ITA National Intercollegiate Indoor Championships, taking place November 7-10, at the indoor facilities at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center, located in Flushing, N.Y.




Air Force (AFA) - Boise State (BSU) - Brigham Young (BYU) - Colorado (CU) - Colorado State (CSU) - Denver (DU) - Idaho (ID) - Montana (UM) - Montana State (MSU) - Nevada, Reno (UNR) - New Mexico (UNM) - New Mexico State (NMSU) - Northern Arizona (NAU) Northern Colorado (UNC) - UNLV (UNLV) - Utah (UU) - Utah State (USU) - Weber State (WSU) - Wyoming (WYO)


SECOND ROUND DOUBLES (THURS., OCT. 10) #18 Paige Miles/Michaela Berkova (1) (UU) def. Cassidy Branstine/Lexi Turley (USU) 8-1 Marcelli Magday/Natasha Rizvi (9-16) (AFA) def. Ashley Mackey/Maddy Murray (UM) 8-3 Winde Janssens/Nuria Ormeno (7) (CU) def. Mayci Jones/Toby Miclat (BYU) 8-6 Galina Bykova/Beatriz Flores (ID) def. Stephanie Catlin/Beth Coton (UNC) 8-0 Michelle Okhremchuk/Sheila Smiley (3) (UNR) def. Annemieke Witte/Ross-Poly Nguyen (NMSU) 8-3 Paola Artiga/Santa Shumilina (9-16) (UNLV) def. Sammie Watson/Anissa Bryant-Swift (BSU) 8-3 Sarah Richter/ Luisa Gerstner da Rosa (UU) def. Laurence Pelchat/Sasha Carter (6) (UM) 8-3 Dominique Dulski/Natasha Smith (9-16) (UNM) def. Adriana Nieto/Hilary Walters-West (UNC) 8-2 Hailey Rochin/Johanna Vang (9-16) (NAU) def. Susana Alcaraz/Denise Van Der Ben (NMSU) 8-3 McKenzie Davis/Kallie Sperry (5) (USU) def. Charlotte Derbyshire/Michelle Garpenlov (DU) 8-6 Julyette Steur/Ashley Tiefel (9-16) (CU) def. Christa Gecheva/Alma Espinosa (WYO) 8-5 Lucia Batta/Aleskandra Josifoska (4) (UNLV) def. Kristi Elmer/Ashley Tanner (WSU) 8-0 Michaela Bezdicvkova/Lizette Blankers (9-16) (UNM) def. Tiffany Tran/ Jocelle Rudico (AFA) 8-2 Alejandra Lozano/ Almudena Sanz (ID) def. Sarah Pham/Callie Craig (8) (UU) 8-3 Savannah Ware/Morgan Anderson (BYU) def. Morgan Basil/Sandy Vo (9-16) (BSU) 8-6 Veronica Popovici/ Dorottya Jonas (2) (WYO) def. Precioius Gbadamosi/Haley Driver (UM) 8-6

SECOND ROUND SINGLES (THURS., OCT. 10) #32 Aleksandra Josifoska (1) (UNLV) def. Demi Daniels (BYU) 6-0, 6-2 Marcelli Magday (AFA) def. Sarah Maria Spruch (NAU) 6-3, 6-2 Lizette Blankers (9-16) (UNM) def. Kallie Sperry (USU) 6-2, 6-3 Winde Janssens (CU) def. Luisa Gerstner da Rosa (UU) 6-0, 6-4 Veronica Popovici (8) (WYO) def. Sammie Watson (BSU) 6-1, 6-2 Ashely Tiefel (CU) def. Jocelle Rudico (AFA) 6-3, 6-3 Callie Craig (9-16) (UU) def. Haley Driver (UM) 6-3, 2-6, 6-2 Maureen Slattery (DU) def. Emilia Box (NAU) 6-3, 6-0 #62 Tereza Berkova (3) (UU) def. Natasha Rizvi (AFA) 6-3, 6-4 Natasha Smith (UNM) def. Mackenna Maddox (BYU) 7-5, 2-6, 6-4 Sandy Vo (9-16) (BSU) def. Ashley Mackey (UM) 6-4, 6-3 Nuria Ormeno (CU) def. Almundena Sanz (ID) 6-2, 6-3 Michelle Okhremchuk (5) (UNR) def. Toby Miclat (BYU) 6-2, 6-3 Lucia Kovarcikova (UU) def. Bobbi Oshiro (BSU) 6-0, 6-3 Evy Van Genechten (DU) def. Sasha Carter (9-16) (UM) 6-2, 6-4 Lily Forlini (AFA) def. Mia Brandt (NMSU) 5-7, 7-5, 7-5 Santa Shumilina (UNLV) def. Anissa Bryant (BSU) 7-6, 6-0 Precious Gbadamosi (9-16) (UM) def. Tasha Hueffner (AFA) 7-5, 6-2 Dorotttya Jonas (WYO) def. Kathryn Hughes (DU) 6-3, 4-6, 6-4 Shelia Morales Hidalgo (UNR) def. #123 Michaela Bezdickova (6) (UNM) 6-4, 6-1 Teal Vosburgh (BSU) def Brittany Collens (NMSU) 6-4, 7-5 Morgan Anderson (BYU) def. McKenzie Davis (9-16) (USU) 6-7, 6-4, 6-4 Iren Kotseva (UNLV) def. Michelle Garpenlov (DU) 6-0, 6-1 #66 Sarah Pham (4) (UU) def. Kristi Elmer (WSU) 6-0, 6-0 Mayci Jones (BYU) def. Agata Bachanek (WSU) 6-1, 6-0 Jessica Parizher (WYO) def. Morgan Basil (9-16) (BSU) 6-3, 7-5 Dominique Dulski (UNM) def. Anett Ferenczi-Bako (UNLV) 6-4, 6-2 Julyette Steur (7) (CU) def. Iva Parapunova (MSU) 6-0, 6-3 Vicky Lozano (ID) def. Johanna Vang (NAU) 6-4, 6-3 Caroline Schnell (9-16) (DU) def. Tracy Landram (AFA) 6-2, 6-3 Denise Van Der Ben (NMSU) def. Maddy Murray (UM) 6-2, 6-1 #41 Lucia Batta (2) (UNLV) def. Alex Aiello (CU) 6-1, 7-5

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