Sept. 22, 2013
MANHATTAN, Kan. – The first fall tennis event on the K-State campus since 1997 came to a conclusion on Sunday afternoon, as Kansas State carded six singles wins over Omaha.
Freshman Riley Nizzi concluded her first weekend in a K-State uniform with an unblemished record of 3-0. The walk-on from Overland Park, Kan., turned in a 7-5, 6-4 win over Jacqueline Baude to complete her perfect weekend.
Freshmen Palma Juhasz and Iva Bago boosted their records for the weekend to 2-1 with wins on Sunday. Juhasz carded a quick 6-2, 6-0 result over Hylan Miller. Bago followed just behind Juhasz to pick up a 6-1, 6-0 win over Molly Matricardi.
Freshmen Livia Cirnu and Maria Panaite also ran their records for the weekend to 2-1. The product of Constanta, Romania, Cirnu tallied a 6-4, 6-1 win over Kenzie Hill. Panaite, a product of Pitesti, Romania, notched a 6-1, 6-2 victory over Lindsay Weideman.
Junior Amina St. Hill registered a 6-2, 6-2 win over Omaha’s Alex Tran. The win improved St. Hill’s career record to 22-29 and she has now won four of her last six singles matches.
For the weekend, K-State won 13 singles matches and five doubles matches. K-State’s top doubles duo at the K-State Fall Invitational of St. Hill and Juhasz completed the weekend as the doubles champions by finishing with a 3-0 record.
K-State will travel to Bloomington, Ind., next weekend for the Hoosier Classic.
K-State Fall Invitational | Day 3 Results
Mike Goss Tennis Stadium | Manhattan, Kan.
Kansas City vs. Wichita State
Rebecca Pedrazzi (WSU) def. Dimitra Stavrianakou (KC), 6-1, 6-1
Julia Schiller (WSU) def. Raquel Argenal (KC), 6-2, 6-0
Abby Stevens (WSU) def. Amelie Amsallem (KC), 6-3, 6-3
Montse Blasco-Fernandez (WSU) def. Maddie Schulte (KC), 6-1, 6-0
Satjaporn Mahajaroenkul (WSU) def. Gaby Pintos (KC), 6-1, 6-0
Linda Ammar-Mouhoub (KC) def. Whitley Quan (WSU), 6-4, 6-1
Omaha vs. Kansas State
Amina St. Hill (K-State) vs. Alex Tran (UNO), 6-2, 6-2
Palma Juhasz (K-State) def. Hylan Miller (UNO), 6-2, 6-0
Iva Bago (K-State) def. Molly Matricardi (UNO), 6-1, 6-0
Livia Cirnu (K-State) vs. Kenzie Hill (UNO), 6-4, 6-1
Riley Nizzi (K-State) vs. Jacqueline Baude (UNO), 7-5, 6-4
Maria Panaite (K-State) vs. Lindsay Weideman (UNO), 6-1, 6-2
Singles champion: Rebecca Pedrazzi, Wichita State
Doubles champions: Amina St. Hill and Palma Juhasz, Kansas State