Women's Tennis has Strong Showing at Miami Invitational

Freshman Kaitlyn Zinn is undefeated in singles this fall.
 
Freshman Kaitlyn Zinn is undefeated in singles this fall.
 

Oct. 8, 2006

Results

OXFORD, Ohio - Freshman Kaitlyn Zinn remains undefeated on the fall season and she led the Xavier women's tennis team to a strong showing at the Miami Invitational this weekend. Zinn won all three of her matches as the Musketeers went 6-1 in singles on Sunday and 5-3 in doubles.

In round three, Zinn defeated Katherin Rist of Ball State 6-3, 6-1. Jill Ducro, Jeanette Feider, Alicia Papa, Kate Lohner and Jarmila Kavecanska also posted singles victories in the final round. Ducro downed Jen Pollack of BSU 2-6, 7-5, 10-4. Feider defeated Miami's Lauren Hofmann (6-3, 6-4), Papa ousted Emma Retter of BSU (6-2, 6-2), Lohner's victory came over Kelsey Mills of Wright State (6-0, 6-0) and Kavecanska beat Page Ashby of Eastern Kentucky (6-0, 6-2).

In doubles, the pairings of Jackie Vilines & Kara Courtney and Jill Ducro & Annie Diedalis went unbeaten for the tournament. Vilines and Courtney downed Detroy and Mellion of Dayton 8-4 in round two and then defeated Lomidze and Jirouskova of Miami 8-6 in the final round. Ducro and Diedalis beat Cincinnati's Owens and Paradis (8-5) and UD's Detroy and Mellion 9-7.

Feider and Zinn lost to McPhillips and Linden of Miami 8-4 in round two but ended with an 8-5 win over Miami's Rzezniczek and Hofmann. Lohner and Papa dropped both of their doubles matches on Sunday.

 

 

For the weekend, the women's team posted an impressive 15-7 mark in singles play and 8-4 in doubles.

The women's team returns to action next weekend at IPFW.

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