St. Hill, Bago Win at Thunderbird Invite

Nov. 9, 2013

K-State Athletics

TEMPE, Ariz. – Kansas State women’s tennis secured a pair of singles wins on Saturday at the ASU Thunderbird Invitational at the Whiteman Tennis Center.

Junior Amina St. Hill tallied a hard fought three-set win over Sara Remynse of Michigan, 6-4, 6-7 (2), 6-1 in the consolation back draw. The Gothenburg, Sweden, product owns a 5-6 mark this fall and halted a three-match skid with the win. For her career, St. Hill is 25-34 including a 3-7 mark in three-set matches.

Joining St. Hill in the win column on Saturday was freshman Iva Bago. Bago notched a 6-3, 6-0 victory over Tanya Murtagh of Fresno State. In her first season in Manhattan, Bago is 4-6 including a 3-5 record in straight set matches.

Kansas State will conclude action at the ASU Thunderbird Invitational on Sunday, with doubles action beginning at 9:30 a.m. (CT) and singles play starting at 10:30 a.m. (CT).

ASU Thunderbird Invitational | K-State Results
Nov. 9, 2013 | Whiteman Tennis Center

Maegan Manasse (Cal) def. No. 2 Petra Niedermayerova (KSU) 6-3, 6-1

Consolation Quarterfinals
Kristen Dodge (Mich) def. Maria Panaite (KSU) 7-6 (5), 6-3
Alice Duranteau (Cal) def. Livia Cirnu (KSU) 4-6, 6-0, 6-3

Consolation Back Draw – Sparky Draw
Amina St. Hill (KSU) def. Sara Remynse (Mich) 6-4, 6-7 (2), 6-1
Iva Bago (KSU) def. Tanya Murtagh (FS) 6-3, 6-0

Consolation – Maroon Draw
Gussie O’Sullivan (ASU) def. Palma Juhasz (KSU) 6-3, 6-4

Kristen Dodge/Sara Remynse (Mich) def. Amina St. Hill/ Livia Cirnu (KSU) 8-6
Aishwarya Agrawal/Tanya Murtagh (FS) def. Petra Niedermayerova/Maria Panaite (KSU) 8-6
Toby Miclat/Nicole Tran (BYU) def. Palma Juhasz/Iva Bago (KSU) 8-3