ITA All-American pre-qualifying draw released

LAWRENCE, Kan. – Kansas tennis players Tess Bernard-Feigenbaum, Janet Koch and Anastasia Rychagova now know the path they have to take to make it to the qualifying round of the Riviera ITA Women’s All-American Championship, as the pre-qualifying singles and doubles brackets were released Friday.

On the doubles side, Bernard-Feigenbaum and Rychagova will face Tina Bokhua and Macarena Oliveres from Texas A&M at 11 a.m., CT on the lower courts at the Riviera Tennis Club in Pacific Palisades, California. With a victory, the Jayhawk duo would need to win two additional matches on Sunday to advance to the qualifying round, which could include facing the No. 3 seeded team from Georgia of Caroline Brinson and Kennedy Shaffer.

Bernard-Feigenbaum is also a part of the singles pre-qualifying draw and will face Pepperdine’s Laura Gulbe at 2:15 p.m., CT on the upper courts. With a win, Bernard-Feigenbaum would face the winner of No. 1 seed Neda Koprcina of Texas and San Jose State’s Marie Klocker at 5:45 p.m., CT.

Koch will be on the singles courts at the same time as Bernard-Feigenbaum, as she opens against USC’s Zoe Katz. By advancing, Koch would face the winner of Old Dominion’s Natalia Vlasova and the No. 3 seeded Madison Harrison from Mississippi State.

The qualifying draw begins on October 4 and three Jayhawks already own automatic bids – Rychagova in singles and Koch and Nina Khmelnitckaia on the doubles side. The official online source for Kansas Athletics, Williams Education Fund contributions, tickets, merchandise, multimedia, photos and much, much more.