Kissell and Zaprazna Reach Quarterfinals at ITA National Intercollegiate Indoor Championships


No. 4 UCLA up next for MU pairing

No. 4 UCLA up next for MU pairing

Nov. 5, 2009

Results

NEW HAVEN, Conn. – The Marshall University tennis duo of Michaela Kissell and Dominika Zaprazna advanced to the quarterfinals of the ITA National Intercollegiate Indoor Championships at Yale University with an opening round win on Thursday.

 

The pairing took the final three sets for a come-from-behind victory (9-7) over the countries ninth-ranked doubles team of Karen Nijssen and Kristi Boxx from the University of Mississippi.

 

“It was great to see them fight through the adversity,” head coach John Mercer said. “And it worked out for them in the end.”

 

Ahead for the undefeated team of Kissell and Zaprazna is a date with UCLA’s No. 4 ranked duo of Andrea Remynse and Yasmin Schnack on Friday morning.


 

 

 

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