Sept. 21, 2013
Site: Ann Arbor, Mich. (Varsity Tennis Center)
Event: Wolverine Invitational (Day 2)
U-M Team Result: No Team Scoring
Next U-M Event: Sunday, Sept. 22 -- host Wolverine Invitational - Day 3 (Varsity Tennis Center), 9:30 a.m.
ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- The University of Michigan women's tennis team won eight singles matches and five doubles matches on the second day of competition at the Wolverine Invitational on Saturday (Sept. 21) at the Varsity Tennis Center.
Michigan competed against Tulane in singles, with junior Kristen Dodge (Barrington, Ill./Barrington) taking on Krisztina Kapitany from Purdue and freshman Annie Wierda (Holland, Mich./Evert Tennis Academy) playing Julie Sabacinski from Notre Dame. U-M won all but two matches in straight sets, with Wierda (6-3, 1-6, 6-2) and junior Sarah Lee (Los Angeles, Calif./Campbell Hall) (3-6, 6-2, 6-1) winning in three.
U-M started the day with doubles matches, winning two against DePaul and three against Arizona State. The Wolverines used different combinations in all eight matches, as Wierda, sophomore Ronit Yurovsky (New Kensington, Pa./Plum) and freshman Sara Remynse (Richland, Mich./Gull Lake) each went 2-0.
Michigan wraps up its own tournament tomorrow (Sunday, Sept. 22), with doubles beginning at 9:30 a.m. The Wolverines will then compete in singles action, with play not starting before 1 p.m.
Michigan vs. Tulane
No. 25 Emina Bektas (U-M) d. No. 53 Klara Vyskocilova (Tulane), 6-1, 6-2
No. 36 Ronit Yurovsky (U-M) d. Jenny Hois (Tulane), 6-4, 6-1
No. 59 Sarah Lee (U-M) d. Jacqui Katz (Tulane), 3-6, 6-2, 6-1
Brooke Bolender (U-M) d. Meredith Maltby (Tulane), 6-5, 6-1
Amy Zhu (U-M) d. Emily Dvorak (Tulane), 6-1, 6-1
Sara Remynse (U-M) d. Margeaux Hyman (Tulane), 6-0, 6-5 (4)
Kristen Dodge (U-M) d. Krisztina Kapitany (Purdue), 6-4, 6-1
Annie Wierda (U-M) d. Julie Sabacinski (Notre Dame), 6-3, 1-6, 6-2
Michigan vs. DePaul
Vladutu/Kling (DePaul) d. No. 3 Bektas/Bolender (U-M), 8-5
No. 46 Lee/Yurovsky (U-M) d. Fargas/Matrea (DePaul), 8-2
Remynse/Wierda (U-M) d. Lawson/Sufi (DePaul), 8-6
Djokovic/Escribens (Purdue) d. Dodge/Zhu (U-M), 8-7 (4)
Michigan vs. Arizona State
Bektas/Yurovsky (U-M) d. Krawczyk/O'Sullivan (ASU), 8-2
Sahagun/Jump (ASU) d. Bolender/Lee (U-M), 8-4
Remynse/Zhu (U-M) d. Vlad/Smith (ASU), 8-
Dodge/Wierda (U-M) d. Panoho/Hyman (ASU/Tulane), 8-4
Contact: Sarah VanMetre (734) 763-4423