Morozova Advances at ITA Tennis Central Regionals

Oct. 17, 2008


Freshman Ekaterina Morozova advanced to the round of 32 at the ITA Tennis Central Regionals Thursday by defeating Hailey Swenson of Utah State (7-5, 6-1). She will play McCall Jones of BYU Friday in the singles main draw.

Morozova also competed in doubles competition Thursday with senior Yuliana Svistun. The tandem defeated Maughhan/Provancha of Utah (8-5) before losing to Barriga/Marchinkowska of Tulsa (8-5). The doubles team of Edina Horvath and Kunigunda Dorn also played Thursday, but was eliminated in the first round by Knop/Santos of Northern Colorado (9-8).

In other singles competition, Horvath lost to Thongdach of Boise State (6-1, 6-0), while Dorn dropped her match to Weatherholt of Nebraska (6-1, 6-0). Dorn is the second Jayhawk to fall to Weatherholt this season. Freshman Erin Wilbert lost 6-2, 6-0 to the Nebraska freshman at the Jayhawk Invitational earlier in the fall.

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