K-State Falls at Wichita State

WICHITA, Kan. Kansas State’s upset bid of No. 71 Wichita State was set back on Saturday night at Wichita Country Club, as the Shockers defeated the Wildcats, 6-1. K-State is now 2-2 on the season, while Wichita State moves to 6-1.

 

K-State secured its lone win on the night with a singles win by freshman Nina Sertic. The product of Zagrab, Croatia, recovered from a first set loss to win in three over Stephanie, Dalmacio, 2-6, 6-4, 7-6 (7-4). Sertic ended a two-match skid and is now 3-4 in her young K-State career.

 

Kansas State will conclude its four-match road trip on Sunday at 9 a.m. against Arkansas-Little Rock. The match will be played at Crestview Country Club in Wichita.

 

Kansas State at (71) Wichita State

Feb. 21, 2009 at Wichita, Kan.

Wichita Country Club

 

(71) Wichita State 6, Kansas State 1

 

Doubles

1. Stephanie Dalmacio/Anna Egorova (WSU) def. Katerina Kudlackova/Antea Huljev (KSU), 8-7 (7-1)

2. Lutfiana Budiharto/Lenore Lazaroiu (WSU) def. Mariya Slupska/Nina Sertic (KSU), 9-7

3. Florentina Hanisch/Laryssa Ferreira (WSU) def. Natasha Vieira/Petra Chuda (KSU), 8-2

 

Order of finish: 3, 2, 1

 

Singles

1. Anna Egorova (WSU) def. Antea Huljev (KSU), 6-3, 6-2

2. Lutfiana Budiharto (WSU) def. Mariya Slupska (KSU), 6-2, 6-3

3. Nina Sertic (KSU) def. Stephanie Dalmacio (WSU), 2-6, 6-4, 7-6 (7-4)

4. Florentina Hanisch (WSU) def. Petra Chuda (KSU), 6-4, 6-2

5. Torrie Browning (WSU) def. Katerina Kudlackova (KSU), 6-2, 7-5

6. Lenore Lazaroiu (WSU) def. Vanessa Cottin (KSU), 6-0, 6-0

 

Order of finish: 4, 2, 1*, 5, 6, 3

 

* - Match decided at No. 1 singles