ELON, N.C. (September 14, 2017) – The ETSU women’s tennis team begins their fall season at the annual Elon Fall Tennis Invitational in Elon, N.C. The Invitational takes place Friday Sept. 15 through Sept. 17 at the Jimmy Powell Tennis Center.
Play will begin on Friday, Sept. 15 at 11:00 a.m. and on Saturday and Sunday play starts at 9:00 a.m. Elon, Appalachian State, Coastal Carolina, Emory, Longwood, N.C. Central, UNCG and UNCW will all be competing in the invitational
Under the leadership of Ricardo Rojas, the Bucs return a wealth of experience including Melissa Esguerra (Derrimtt, Australia), Jayde Viccars (Glen Waverley, Australia), Alory Pereira (Sao Paulo, Brazil), Ioanna Markesini (Athens, Greece), and Yi Chi Ma (Koahsiung, Taiwan). The only newcomer is freshman, Esther Guemes.
Maroon Draws: Friday, September 15 | 12:00 p.m. | Ioanna Markesini vs. Maria Zacarias (App. St.)
Friday, September 15 | 1:15 p.m. | Alory Periera vs. Nancy Bridges (UNCG)
Gold Draws: Friday, September 15 | 12:00 p.m. | Melissa Esguerra vs. Sophie Adams (UNCG)
Powell Draws: Friday, September 15 | 1:30 p.m. | Jayde Viccars vs. Celeste Matutue (UNCW)
Friday, September 15 | TBD | Esther Guemes vs. Kaori Terunuma (Longwood)
Maroon Draws: Friday, September 15 | 11:00 a.m. | Periera/Markesini vs. Harding/Gonzalez-Rico (Emory)
Gold Draws: Friday, September 15 | 11:00 a.m. | Viccars/Esguerra vs. Swope/Machado (App. St.)
Powell Draws: Friday, September 15 | 11:00 a.m. | Ma/Guemes vs. Adams/Blythe (UNCG)
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