Seniors Lead Lobos
New Mexico wins first conference match.
Fort Worth, Texas- It was the second
time this season when the win for the
University of New Mexico women’s tennis
team came down to sophomore Emma Hayman.
With the score at 3-3 Hayman spilt sets
with Utah’s Lisa Johnson. Knowing the
win was on the line Hayman dominated the
third set winning 6-1 and helped the
Lobos win their first conference match
of the season upsetting No. 49 Utah, 4-3
in Fort Worth, Texas on Saturday.
All three seniors played a crucial role
in Saturday’s victory. Maria Sotirchos
came in at No. 6 singles and defeated
Lexi Provancha, 6-3, 7-5.
Mackenzie White notched another win
today bringing her season record to
17-9. White dominated Erin Monson
winning 6-1, 6-3.
Remaining undefeated in conference play
Ola Abou-Zekry won at No. 1 singles and
defeated Anastasia Putilina, 6-3, 6-0.
“This was our best win of the season,”
said head coach Kathy Kolankiewicz. “We
pushed it to the limit today and played
with so much heart. I am very proud of
all the girls.”
The Lobos (6-12, 1-3) will stay one more
day in Fort Worth to take on TCU at 10