Calvillo and Trierweiler Top at Aggie Invitational
Sept. 16, 2012
Las Cruces, N.M. - Rebeca Calvillo and Martina Trierweiler of the UTEP tennis team each topped their respective bracket to take home the title at the New Mexico State Aggie Invitational on Sunday, Sept. 16, in Las Cruces, N.M.
After defeating four opponents over the course of three days, Trierweiler earned her first tournament victory of the 2012 season. The bracket of 32 ended with the Miner prevailing over Annemieke Witte of host NM State 7-6, 6-4.
Trierweiler was joined on the winners stand by Calvillo, who came over Kaysie Hermsdorf of Abilene Christian 7-6, 7-6. The hard fought match came after Calvillo battled through five matches in just three days of tournament play.
Calvillo also teamed up with Gabi Vazquez in the doubles bracket for an 8-4 loss to the duo from Tarleton State. The pair of Miners fought through three matches during the course of the weekend before being defeated.
UTEP heads back to the practice courts for a few weeks before competing at the ITA Texas Regional in Waco, Texas on Oct. 17-21.