K-State Ends Action at Georgia Invitational

K-State completed its final tune-up on Sunday before the start of 2013 team schedule next weekend.

Jan. 20, 2013

ATHENS, Ga. – Kansas State completed action at the Georgia Invitational on Sunday morning at the Dan Magill Tennis Complex with singles play against No. 58 Memphis. The Wildcats finished the weekend with five overall singles wins and four doubles victories.

Junior Petra Niedermayerova dropped a three-set decision to Courtney Collins, 1-6, 6-3, 6-3, to finish her weekend with a 1-2 mark. Niedermayerova, ranked No. 15 in the ITA national singles rankings, is now 14-5 this season in singles action. She is 9-12 in her career and 1-1 this season in three-set matches.

A two-time All-Big 12 selection, Niedermayerova owns a career singles record of 62-28 (.689). Niedermayerova needs three singles wins to move into fifth on the K-State career singles wins list.

K-State will officially begin the team portion of the 2013 schedule on Jan. 26-27 against William & Mary and No. 74 Harvard. Both matches will be contested in Boston, Mass.

(67) Kansas State vs. (58) Memphis
Georgia Invitational – Day 3
January 20, 2013
Athens, Georgia | Dan Magill Tennis Complex
Final Results

Courtney Collins (Memphis) def. (15) Petra Niedermayerova (K-State), 1-6, 6-3, 6-3
Liza Tymchenko (Memphis) def. Ivana Kubickova (K-State), 6-4, 6-2
Tiffany Welcher (Memphis) def. Carmen Borau Ramos (K-State), 6-3, 6-3
Stefanie Mikesz (Memphis) def. Amina St. Hill (K-State), 6-1, 6-0
Alyssa Hibberd (Memphis) def. Ana Gomez Aleman (K-State), 6-2, 6-0    
Kelly Gray (Memphis) def. Gema Bolado-Yusta (K-State), 6-1, 6-0