K-State Begins Fall Slate at Milwaukee Tennis Classic

Sophomore Karla Bonacic won her 10th career doubles match on Friday.

Sept. 18, 2010

MILWAUKEE, Wis. - Kansas State women’s tennis opened action at the 35th Annual Milwaukee Tennis Classic on Friday, as the Wildcats captured three doubles victories in its opening event of the fall.

Sophomore Karla Bonacic paired with freshman Petra Niedermayerova for an 8-2 win over Nivia and Pastunink of Western Michigan. The victory marked Bonacic’s 10th career doubles victory and was the first of Niedermayerova’s Wildcat career.

Junior Petra Chuda and sophomore Carmen Borau Ramos were paired together by K-State head coach Steve Bietau for the first time in their careers on Friday and the duo responded with a 8-4 victory over Kerr and Shustova of Western Michigan.

Also being paired for the first time on Friday was the combination of junior Nina Sertic and sophomore Ana Gomez Aleman. The tandem carded an 8-4 win over Moccia and Remynse of Western Michigan.

Kansas State will continue action at the Milwaukee Tennis Classic on Saturday afternoon. The Wildcats will face host Marquette at 1 p.m., in doubles play and Western Michigan in singles action at 3 p.m.

35th Annual Milwaukee Tennis Classic
Milwaukee, Wis. – Town Club
Friday, September 17, 2010

Kansas State vs. Western Michigan

Karla Bonacic/Petra Niedermayerova (KSU) def. Maria Nivia/Jill Pastunink (WMU), 8-2
Petra Chuda/Carmen Borau Ramos (KSU) def. April Kerr/Miloslava Shustova (WMU), 8-4
Ana Gomez Aleman/Sertic (KSU) def. Amanda Moccia/Maggie Remynse (WMU), 8-4
Rachel Denny/Nino Sujashvilli (WMU) def. Alina Piotrowski/Sarah Snodgrass, 8-0

Kansas State vs. South Carolina

Anya Morgina (SC) def. Karla Bonacic (KSU), 6-0, 6-3
Dijana Stojic (SC) def. Petra Niedermayerova (KSU), 3-6, 6-4, 1-0 (10-7)
Katerina Popova (SC) def. Carmen Borau Ramos (KSU), 6-1, 6-0
Miljana Jocic (SC) def. Petra Chuda (KSU), 6-0, 6-4
Madeleine Saari-Bystrom (SC) def. Ana Gomez Aleman (KSU), 6-4, 6-2
Dominika Kanakova (SC) def. Nina Sertic (KSU), 7-5, 6-1

Miloslava Shustova (WMU) def. Sarah Snodgrass (KSU), 6-0, 6-0