UTEP Tennis To Open Spring Season In The Bay Area
Jan. 24, 2013
EL PASO - The UTEP Tennis team will start the 2013 season with a match against Dominican (Calif.) in San Francisco, Calif. tomorrow at 2 p.m. MT.
"I am very excited for the spring season," first-year head coach Mark Roberts said. "We are all looking forward to a good weekend and I'm excited to watch the team compete."
The Miners continue their West Coast swing on Saturday at San Jose State at 1 p.m. MT and Sunday against San Francisco at 11 a.m. MT.
Juniors Marie LeBlond and Rebeca Calvillo both enjoyed success during their sophomore campaigns. LeBlond led the Miners in wins (21) and Calvillo finished second (15). Calvillo and Trierweiler led the orange and blue in doubles play posting a 14-9 overall record. Junior Gabi Vasquez and sophomore Anastasiya Sylenko round out the rest of the veterans.
The Miners closed out the fall season on a strong note capturing four victories at the UNM Invitational in Albuquerque, N.M. LeBlond, Calvillo, Trierweiler and Abdrakhmanova all posted victories on the final day of the tournament.