Middlebury

Day One Complete At NCAA Women's Tennis

May 24, 2012

Day one is complete at the NCAA singles and doubles portion of the NCAA Tennis Championships at Cary Tennis Park in Cary, N.C. First-year player Lok-Sze Leung won the first set of her opening match 6-0 before Jamie Solomon of Pomona-Pitzer retired in the second set trailing 2-1. Leung then defeated Jordan Wylie of Emory 6-3, 6-4 to advance to Friday’s quarterfinal round.

Leah Kepping also competed in singles play, earning a 6-4, 6-4 first-round win over Courtney Lawless of Whitman. The junior was eliminated in the round of 16, falling 6-1, 6-1 to Jennifer Kung of Chicago.

Kepping and her doubles partner, junior Brittney Faber competed in the 16-team doubles bracket. The duo were eliminated in their first match, trailing 3-2 when they were forced to retire.