University of Virginia ladies started the NCAA Singles Championship
by LORENZO CIOTTI | VIEW 603
Three members of the University of Virginia women's tennis team have earned an invitation to compete in the individual NCAA championships, which will be held May 22-27 at the USTA National Campus in Orlando, Florida. College student Julia Adams earned blanket invitations to compete in both the singles and doubles championships, partnering sophomore Mélodie Collard in the latter.
Senior Natasha Subhash earned an all-around invitation to the singles championship.
Monday 22nd May
Subhash advanced to the second round of singles with a 6-2, 4-6, 6-4 win over No. 48 Daria Kuczer of Tennessee. Today she will face No.
14 Fangran Tian of UCLA (seeded 9-16 in the league). Adams fell 6-2, 6-3 to #50 Oklahoma Layne Sleeth.
Today, Tuesday 23 May
Subhash will face the no. 14 Fangran Tian of UCLA (seeded 9-16 in the championship) at 10:30, Adams and Collard will face No.
23 Amelia Honer and Kira Reuter of UC Santa Barbara in their Round of 32 opening match at 4 p.m.
About the University of Virginia
The University of Virginia is a public research university located in Charlottesville, Virginia and was founded by Thomas Jefferson.
Conceived in 1800, and opened in 1819, it is important in the history of the United States for being the first to offer studies on subjects that are now common, such as architecture, astronomy and philosophy, as well as the first to divide school and church.
Its School of Engineering and Applied Sciences was the first engineering school in the United States associated with a university. Grape. it was officially included in The Rector and Visitors of the University of Virginia. The University, along with Jefferson's Monticello House, was named a World Heritage Site, one of three modern American places to have been honored.
It was the first campus in the world to be included by UNESCO in this list. The University of Virginia sports program is a Division I-A member and, since 1953, has been a member of the Atlantic Coast Conference.
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