Falcons Wrap Up Play at Regional Tourney
Oct. 17, 2009
The Air Force women's tennis team wrapped up play at the ITA Mountain Regional Tournament Friday at the Darling Tennis Center in Las Vegas, Nev. On Thursday, freshman Christine Molina won a pair of singles matches in the consolation bracket and was the only Falcon singles player to play on Friday.
Molina defeated Maddy Soule of Montana, 6-3, 6-0, and Carly Van Hollen of Wyoming, 6-4, 6-3. She then fell to Evgenia Kryuchkova of Utah, 6-2, 6-2, in the third round of the consolation bracket on Friday. Fellow freshmen Melissa Cecil and Hannah Dake and junior Sarah Cassman each won her first consolation match on Thursday, but lost in the second round.
In doubles play, Cassman and Molina defeated teammates Christen Moneal and Katrina Eromin, 8-4, on Thursday in the second round of consolation, then fell to Lauren Mulhern and Veronika Wojakowska of Colorado State, 8-5, in the third round. Dake and sophomore Allie Chermel beat Yumi Hasegawa and Nicole Perez of Northern Arizona, 8-3, in the second round of consolation, but lost to Julia Bauregger and Ute Schnoy of Denver, 8-2 on Friday.