U-M Set to Hold Michigan Invitational Sunday through Tuesday

Jan. 13, 2014

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ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- The No. 11-ranked University of Michigan women's tennis team will wrap up tournament action by hosting No. 20 Georgia Tech, No. 35 Ole Miss and No. 59 South Florida in the three-day Michigan Invitational this weekend (Jan. 18-20) at the Varsity Tennis Center. There is no team scoring (win or loss) at the event.

Each team will play three rounds of doubles and three rounds of singles. There will be eight flights in singles and four flights in doubles. Each day will consist of eight doubles matches and 16 singles matches. The third set will be played to completion in singles. Points will be allotted for each win based on the following decreasing point value to determine the champion (singles and doubles) at the end of the weekend.

Win at No. 1 position -- 8 points
Win at No. 2 position -- 7 points
Win at No. 3 position -- 6 points
Win at No. 4 position -- 5 points
Win at No. 5 position -- 4 points
Win at No. 6 position -- 3 points
Win at No. 7 position -- 2 points
Win at No. 8 position -- 1 point


Saturday, Jan. 18
1 p.m. Doubles -- Georgia Tech vs. South Florida; Michigan vs. Ole Miss
2 p.m. Singles -- Michigan vs. South Florida
4 p.m. Singles -- Georgia Tech vs. Ole Miss

Sunday, Jan. 19
10 a.m. Singles -- Ole Miss vs. South Florida
1 p.m. Doubles -- Michigan vs. South Florida; Georgia Tech vs. Ole Miss
2 p.m. Singles -- Michigan vs. Georgia Tech

Monday, Jan. 20
10 a.m. Singles -- Georgia Tech vs. South Florida
1 p.m. Doubles -- Michigan vs. Georgia Tech; Ole Miss vs. South Florida
2 p.m. Singles -- Michigan vs. Ole Miss

Ranked Singles Players
No. 20 -- Ronit Yurovsky (U-M)
No. 21 -- Emina Bektas (U-M)
No. 57 -- Mai El Kamash (Miss)
No. 100 -- Sarah Lee (U-M)

Ranked Doubles Teams
No. 4 -- Kendal Woodard/Megan Kurey (GT)
No. 9 -- Emina Bektas/Brooke Bolender (U-M)
No. 11 --Ronit Yurovsky/Sarah Lee (U-M)
No. 19 -- Caroline Rohde- Moe/Marija Milutinovic (Miss)

Contact: Sarah VanMetre (734) 763-4423