WEST POINT, N.Y. – Freshman Paula Velilla scored a win in the "E" singles flight as she advanced to the quarterfinals at the Army Invitational Friday and Saturday, pacing the St. Bonaventure University women's tennis team.
Velilla was drawn into a first round bye, moving onto to face Brianna Williams from Columbia in the second round. She took down Williams in straight sets, 6-3, 6-0. In the quarterfinals, Velilla was defeated by the top-seed Abby Waldman of Army, 6-1, 6-4.
Fellow freshman Consuela van Grinsven was able to defeat NJIT's Rafaella Sampaio, 8-7 (4). She would fall, however, in the next round to Tatiana Grigoryan from Fordham, 6-4, 6-2. Penelope Abreu fell to the consolation bracket and faced UConn's Jackie Fitz-Randolph. Abreu triumphed over Fitz-Randolph, 8-6, moving on to face Mackenzie Deeter of Colgate, where she fell in a tiebreak, 8-7 (5).
Jelena Vujanic (Valpo) def. Penelope Abreu (SBU) 8-4
Abreu (SBU) def. Jackie Fitz-Randolph (UConn) 8-6
Mackenzie Deeter (Colgate) def. Abreu (SBU) 8-7 (5)
Consuela van Grinsven (SBU) def. Rafaella Sampio (NJIT) 8-7 (4)
Tatiana Grigoryan (Fordham) def. van Grinsven (SBU) 6-4, 6-2
Hannah Boubel (Army) def. Andrea Roque (SBU) 8-5
Ana Carrion (Stony Brook) def. Andrea Roque (SBU) 8-0
Payton Bradley (Quinnipiac) def. Kahlei Reisinger (SBU) 8-7 (0)
Chloe Lant (Marist) def. Kahlei Reisinger (SBU) 8-4
Elizabeth Kozyi (UConn) def. Buse Gunay (SBU) 8-1
Paula Velilla (SBU) def. Brianna Williams (Columbia) 6-3, 6-0
Abi Waldman (Army) def. Paula Velilla (SBU) 6-1, 6-4
Rafaella Sampaio/Holly Matson (NJIT) def. Penelope Abreu/Andrea Roque (SBU) 6-3
Proyfon Lohaphaisan/Dominique Vasile (Quinnipiac) def. Consuela van Grinsven/Emily Stanley (SBU) 6-3
Stephanie Yanosov/Amy Zammarieh (Quinnipiac) def. Paula Velilla/ Kahlei Reisinger (SBU) 6-0
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