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Volobueva finishes fifth at Virginia Tech for women's tennis
Sunday, October 02, 2005
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (October 2, 2005) - The ETSU women's tennis team wrapped up the weekend competition at the Virginia Tech and University of Kentucky tournaments on Sunday.
"I'm very happy about how the team did at Virginia Tech, it's a big improvement over last year, and at Kentucky, we played hard against a lot of their players who were ranked last year," said head women's tennis coach Steve Brooks. "We're looking to use this experience as we go into the regional in a few weeks."
At the Virginia Tech Fall Invitational ETSU's Elena Volobueva (Barcelona, Spain) placed fifth in flight A singles by winning the consolation bracket over Katerina Jiskrova of Hampton, 6-4, 6-1. In B singles, Sandie Knight (
In A doubles, Knight and Volobueva lost to Elazari/Long of Virginia Tech, 8-1 to place fourth.
In B singles, Vita Moskaliova (
In doubles action, Moskaliova/Ilina defeated Ruth/Marsh of
For more information on the Lady Bucs, visit www.etsubucs.com/wtennis .