The Basics

  • Event: William & Mary Tribe Invitational
  • Location: Williamsburg, Va.
  • The Short Story: Reigning Atlantic 10 Player of the Year Cindy Chala picked up where she left off last spring, rolling to three straight set victories en route to winning the Cherie Dow Singles Flight at the annual Tribe Fall Invitational on the campus of William & Mary. Overall, the Rams went 7-3 in singles action with Chala, Yukako Noi, Olga Terteac and Salome Kvitashvili all in action.
The Results
Chala – Cherie Dow Singles Flight
def. Marie Faure (UVA), 7-5, 6-1
def. Callie Craig (Utah), 6-1, 6-2
def. Meghan Blevins (South Carolina), 6-3, 6-2
Noi – Megan Moulton-Levy Singles Flight
Lost to Julia Elbaba (UVA), 6-3, 6-0
def. Katherine Yau (Dartmouth), 6-3, 6-2
def. Katerina Popova (South Carolina), 6-3, 6-4
Terteac – Kristine Kurth Singles Flight
Lost to Melanie Roy (W&M), 7-5, 6-2
Lost to Maci Epstein (UVA), 6-2, 6-1
Kvitashvili – Kristine Kurth Singles Flight
Lost to Kimmy Guerin (Wake Forest), 5-7, 6-0, 7-5
def. Melissa Matsuoka (Dartmouth), 6-4, 6-4
def. Andrea Retolaza (Wake Forest), 7-6, 4-6, 6-3
Chala/Kvitashvili – Karen Van Der Merwe Doubles Flight
Lost to Collins/Epstein (UVA), 8-7 (4)
Lost to Gardiner/Zhang (Wake Forest), 8-5
Lost to Nauta/Xi (UVA), 8-6
Terteac/Noi – Katrin Guenther Doubles Flight
Lost to Lechemia/Dailey (South Carolina), 8-4
Lost to Morrill/Lee (Harvard), 8-7
def. Besson/Tan (Dartmouth), 8-2