Sep 25, 2016
St. Thomas Women's Tennis battled through injuries and found some success at the ITA Regional and Gustavus Fall Invite tournaments contested this weekend in St. Peter:
- Freshman Paige McLeod won the No. 1 singles draw in the Fall Invitational as she defeated players from UW-Whitewater, Gustavus, UW-Eau Clare, St. Norbert and UW-Oshkosh.
- Senior Paige Becher played in in the ITA Regional and topped Luther College's No. 1 Jackie Cychosz in the second round and St. Olaf's No. 1 Margaret Zimmerman in the third round before losing to Jillian Wallace of UW-Whitewater.
- Junior Jenna Czarnecki def Angelica Emmanouil of Carthage and Lauren Welch of Luther before defaulting the next round due to an injury.
- Caitlin Bakke and Jenna Zimmerman had to default with injuries after winning first-round matches.
- Freshman twins Paige McLeod and Taylor McLeod defeated doubles teams from UW-Oshkosh and Macalester before losing to the region's second-seeded team, Max Mella/Angelica Emmanouil of Carthage.