#1 Lady Avengers Advance to Quarters Across Board

Freshman Tyler Smith (Pictured) was one of five Lady Avengers that didn't lose a game all day.
Freshman Tyler Smith (Pictured) was one of five Lady Avengers that didn't lose a game all day.

NJCAA DIVISION I NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS Tuscon, AZ----The NJCAA Division I defending national champion ASA College women's tennis team made a big statement today in their first day in action at this year's National Championships.  After earning byes for the first round in all six flights in singles and all three flights in doubles, the Lady Avengers cruised through all nine second round matches, only losing one game all day.  

ASA will continue their back-to-back title run tomorrow in the quarterfinal round of every flight in both singles and doubles.  

The Lady Avengers are currently in a three-way tie for 1st place with State College of Florida and Tyler JC, all with 27 points after two days of competition.  

National Championships Website | DRAWS/RESULTS

2nd Round Results:

Singles 

Flight 1: #1 Macarena Olivares def. Mesa CC (6-0, 6-0)

Flight 2: #1 Megane Bianco def. Jones CC (Default - Illness)

Flight 3: #1 Tyler Smith def. Collin College (6-0, 6-0)

Flight 4: #1 Mingxiu Du def. Snead State (6-0, 6-0)

Flight 5: #1 Simone Pratt def. Meridian CC (6-0, 6-0)

Flight 6: #1 Siuzanna Grigorian def. Pima CC (6-0, 6-0)

Doubles

Flight 1: #1 Olivares/Bianco def. Collin College (6-0, 6-0)

Flight 2: #1 Smith/Du def. New Mexico Military Institute (6-0, 6-0)

Flight 3: #1 Grigorian/Vanko def. Eastern AZ (6-1, 6-0)