K-State Posts Strong Outing on Saturday

Junior Nina Sertic secured her first singles win of the season on Saturday afternoon.

Sept. 18, 2010

Day One Release - 35th Annual Milwaukee Tennis Classic

Kansas State posted a strong second day of results at the 35th Annual Milwaukee Tennis Classic, as the Wildcats captured two doubles wins and five singles victories.

The Wildcats registered four straight set victories in singles action, led by junior Nina Sertic's 6-3, 6-0 win over Rachel Denny of Western Michigan. This was Sertic's first singles win of the season and evens her record at one.

Freshman Petra Niedermayerova secured her first career singles win on Saturday afternoon with a 6-4, 6-4, defeat of Maria Nivia of Western Michigan.

In doubles action, the combination of junior Petra Chuda and sophomore Carmen Borau Ramos secured their second win together by cruising to an 8-1 victory over Gillian Hush and Paola Calderon of Marquette. The Chuda and Borau Ramos are now 2-0 this season after not playing together during the 2009-10 season.

Also earning their second win together this season were Sertic and sophomore Ana Gomez Aleman. The pair set down the tandem of Chelsea Utting and Kelly Barry of Marquette, 8-4.

K-State will conclude action at the Milwaukee Tennis Classic on Sunday afternoon. The Wildcats will face South Carolina at 9 a.m., in doubles play and will wrap up competition at 3 p.m., against Marquette in singles action.

35th Annual Milwaukee Tennis Classic
Milwaukee, Wis. - Town Club
Saturday, September 18, 2010

Kansas State vs. Marquette
Rachael Hush/Christina Ruiz (MU) def. Karla Bonacic/Petra Niedermayerova (KSU), 8-6
Petra Chuda/Carmen Borau Ramos (KSU) def. Gillian Hush/Paola Calderon (MU), 8-1
Ana Gomez Aleman/Nina Sertic (KSU) def. Chelsea Utting/Kelly Barry (MU), 8-4

Kansas State vs. Western Michigan
Petra Niedermayerova (KSU) def. Maria Nivia (WMU), 6-4, 6-4
Karla Bonacic (KSU) def. Maggie Remynse (WMU), 7-5, 7-5
Ana Gomez Aleman (KSU) def. Jill Pastunink (WMU), 6-1, 6-7, 1-0 (10-6)
Petra Chuda (KSU) def. Nino Sujashvili (WMU), 6-2, 6-1
Miloslava Shustova (WMU) def. Carmen Borau Ramos (KSU), 6-1, 6-2
Nina Sertic (KSU) def. Rachel Denny (WMU), 6-3, 6-0
April Kerr (WMU) def. Alina Piotrowski (KSU), 6-4, 6-0