USTA National Championship , Results
Date of competition: Thursday, August 10, 2017
USTA National Championships
at San Diego
Round of 16
Claire Liu (Thousand Oaks) d, Abigail Flores, 6-2, 6-2
Michaela Gordon (Saratoga/Stanford) d. Elvina Kalieva, 6-1, 6-2
Notes: Sacred Heart Prep senior Sara Choy lost in the second round to Kelly Chen, a five-star recruit, ranked No. 8 nationally, who is headed to Duke in the fall. Choy later retired with an injury in the consolation bracket . . . Incoming Stanford freshman Janice Shin was forced to withdraw due to injury. Shen is the top player in Texas and No. 19 nationally . . . Menlo-Atherton senior Elena Van Linge lost to a seeded player but defeated a pair of top 50 players along the way. She beat prep junior Drew Randle, ranked 34th and Harvard freshman Anna Li, ranked 50th . . . Gunn's Julia Pham had a tough draw. She took high school senior Allison Mulville, ranked 11th in California and 54th in the nation, to a tie-breaker. In her next match, she faced five-star recruit Ellie Wright, ranked 47th nationally, who will be a freshman at Missouri.
Round of 64
Doyle and Simme (Austin, TX) d. Anushka Khune and Emily Zhou (Palo Alto), 5-7. 7-6 (4), 10-7
Khune-Zhou d. Kuruvilla and Stone (Sugarland, TX), 6-2, 7-6 (4)
Khune-Zhou d. Swire-Tankimovich (Grenada Hills), 6-3, 6-3
Khune-Zhou d. Garibay-Buck (Miami), 6-0, 6-3
posted by Rick on Aug 10, 2017 at 5:37 pm
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