Cowgirl Tennis Wins Season Opener

Jan. 21, 2011

LARAMIE, Wyo -

The Wyoming Cowgirl Tennis team (1-0 overall) opened up with a 6-0 win over the Mesa State Mavericks (6-2 overall), on Friday night.

Wyoming swept all six singles matches that were played on the evening. It started out with freshman Veronica Popovici who defeated Kellen Sera, 6-2, 6-0. Alexandra Kovacs won in straight sets, 6-0, 6-0, over Victoria Sargent. Kim van Ginkel won her match, 6-1, 6-0, over Kate Lowder, as did Rebecca Berger against Kaitlin Sera, 6-1, 6-1. Sasa Nemcova defeated Allison Grush, 6-1, 6-1. In the final match of the night, Carly Van Hollen earned a 6-0, 6-0 won over Skyler Nelson.

The Cowgirls will close out the weekend on Sunday, January 23, against the Northern Colorado Bears. The match is set for 1:00 p.m. in Greeley.