Lady Bulldog Tennis Completes 2012 Fall Campaign
STARKVILLE, Miss. - Mississippi State Lady Bulldog tennis completed its fall campaign Saturday, wrapping up play in the Jack Kramer Invitational as well as the Lakewood Ranch Invitational with a split squad playing in the two events.
At the Jack Kramer Invitational in Los Angeles, Alexandra Perper and Naomi Tran paired up to post a consolation doubles victory, taking down Erica Cano and Stacy Yam of UC Santa Barbara in an 8-2 decision.
Across the country in Sarasota, Fla., at the Lakewood Ranch Invitational, Lady Bulldog Geogiana Patrasc fell in a tough three-setter 1-6, 6-4, 7-6(2) in the semifinal round of singles to Caroline Hitimana of Florida. Petra Ferancova finished her fall dropping a hard-fought 7-6(5), 7-6(5) consolation contest against Alabama's Antonia Foehse.
The Lady Bulldogs will kickoff their spring campaign against the University of Southern Mississippi on Jan. 29, 2013. All MSU women's tennis updates can be found on hailstate.com.
MSU RESULTS AT THE JACK KRAMER INVITATIONAL November 10, 2012 - Los Angeles, Calif.
Consolation - Alexandra Perper/Naomi Tran (MSU) def Erica Cano/Stacy Yam (UC Santa Barbara) 8-2
MSU RESULTS AT THE LAKEWOOD RANCH INVITATIONAL
November 10, 2012 - Sarasota, Fla.
Semifinals - Caroline Hitimana (Florida) def. Georgiana Patrasc (MSU) 1-6, 6-4, 7-6(2)
Consolation - Antonia Foehse (Alabama) def. Petra Ferancova (MSU) 7-6(5), 7-6(5)