Salt Lake City, Utah - TJ Fumagalli concluded action in the quarterfinals match of singles action at the ITA Western Regionals, Saturday afternoon, at the George S. Eccles Tennis Center, Salt Lake City, Utah.
Fumagalli met with No. 1-seed Julia O’Loughlin (University of Denver), in the quarter-finals match of singles action. After a hard-fought and extremely close battle, O’Laughlin edged by Fumagalli, 6-4, 4-6, 7-6 (5).
“It doesn't get any closer than this match,” explained head coach Kim Gidley. “The level of play was incredible and I was so proud of how she left everything on the court.”
“This was one of the best tournaments TJ has played since becoming a Falcon,” continued Gidley. “She is improving all the time and is right there with the top players in the country.”
The women’s tennis squad continues action at the Piedmont Invitational, hosted by Georgia State University, Oct. 27-29, Atlanta, Ga.