Leung Repeats As ITA Regional Champion

September 30, 2012

Middlebury sophomore Lok-Sze Leung repeated as ITA Regional Champion at MIT by defeating her own teammate, rookie Ria Gerger, 6-0, 6-0 in the finals. Leung dropped just 17 games over six matches, winning each of her contests in straight sets. With the victory in the 64-person bracket, Leung advances to the ITA National Championship tournament later this fall.

Gerger had an impressive ITA debut, winning three straight-set matches before advancing to the finals with a 6-1, 4-6, 6-2 victory over Kate Pollan of Williams in the semifinals.

Junior Dorrie Paradies won a pair of matches before falling 6-3, 6-4 in the round of 16.

In doubles play, Gerger and senior Leah Kepping advanced to the semifinals of the 32-team bracket, before falling 8-5. Leung and rookie Lauren Amos won twice before being eliminated in the quarterfinals, 8-6.