Da Valle, Kudlackova Earn Wins at Arizona State

TEMPE, Ariz. Katerina Kudlackova and Fernanda Da Valle earned singles wins for Kansas State and advanced to the Gold Draw Consolation finals on the second day of the Arizona State Thunderbird Invitational on Saturday.


Da Valle defeated Northern Arizona’s Paij Porter in straight sets and Kudlackova dropped only one game in a 6-0, 6-1, victory over Arizona State’s Amanda Martin while advancing at the Whiteman Tennis Center.


After winning just one of three doubles matches played on Friday, the Wildcats were swept in doubles on Saturday. Tamar Kvaratskhelia and Tereza Prochazkova played the closest match, an 8-4 loss to California’s Claire Ilcinkas and Daron Moore. 

The Thunderbird Invitational will conclude on Sunday, beginning with a round of doubles in the morning, followed by the main draw championship and selected consolation matches.


ASU Thunderbird Invitational

Day Two Results 11/4/06 

Whiteman Tennis Center - Temp, Ariz.


Singles Consolation

Brooke Beier (Purdue) def. Tereza Prochazkova (KSU), 7-5, 6-4

Bojana Bobusic (CAL) def. Tamar Kvaratskhelia (KSU), 6-2, 6-4

Nadia Abdala (ASU) def. Olga Klimova (KSU), 6-2, 6-1

Fernanda Da Valle (KSU) def. Paij Porter (NAU), 6-2, 6-1

Katerina Kudlackova (KSU) def. Amanda Martin (ASU), 6-0, 6-1



Laila Abdala/Sabrina Caponnolo (ASU) def. Fernanda Da Valle/Viviana Yrureta (KSU), 8-1

Stephanie Kusano/Marion Ravelojaona (CAL) def. Olga Klimova/Katerina Kudlackova (KSU), 8-0

Claire Ilcinkas/Daron Moore (CAL) def. Tamar Kvaratskhelia/Tereza Prochazkova (KSU), 8-4