USTA/ITA Regionals Is A Wrap For Women's Tennis

Sydney Liggins lost her match in the main draw eliminating her from the tournament.

Sydney Liggins lost her match in the main draw eliminating her from the tournament.

Oct. 20, 2013

MEMPHIS, Tenn - After three days of competitive play at the USTA/ITA Ohio Valley Regional Championship, the Musketeers wrap up another fall season tournament. All women who played lost, and are looking forward to their next tournament.

Sydney Liggins, the only Musketeer in contention for a championship, fell today to Caroline Wegner of Memphis, 7-5, 6-1, eliminating her from the tournament.

Doubles consolation competition was up next with Alex Brinker and Liggins. They faced Eastern Tennessee State's Lyn Yee Choo and Anna Gerbasi, who trumped them, 6-3.

Brinker was able to pull out a win in her first consolation match of the day over Kentucky's Kristen Lewis, 6-4, 6-3, giving her another match for the day. In that match she faced Evansville's Natasha James, where Brinker lost, 6-3, 3-6, 6-0.

Lizzie Oosterbaan competed in her consolation match against Marketa Trousilova of Evansville, and lost, 6-2, 6-4.

Singles
Wegner (Memphis) def. Liggins (XU) 7-5, 6-1
Trousilova (Evansville) def. Oosterbaan (XU) 6-2, 6-4
Brinker (XU) def. Lewis (UK) 6-4, 6-3
James (Evansville) def. Brinker (XU) 6-3, 3-6, 6-0

Doubles
Choo/Gerbasi (ETSU) def. Brinker/Liggins (XU) 6-3