UVA Women's Tennis Defeats Oklahoma State 4-1, Moves on to NCAA Quarterfinals

UVA Women’s Tennis Defeats Oklahoma State 4-1, Moves on to NCAA Quarterfinals

For the first time since 2016, the Virginia women’s tennis team is moving on to the quarterfinals of the NCAA Women’s Tennis Championship.

UVA (23-5) defeated Oklahoma State (20-6) 4-1 in the Super Regional round of 16 on Saturday afternoon at Boar’s Head Sports Club.

In doubles play, Elaine Chervinsky and Natasha Subhash nearly swept the Oklahoma State duo of Mhai Sawangkaew and Martina Zerulo, winning 6-1 on court 2. Sofia Munera and Amber O’Dell defeated Oona Orpana and Dariya Detkovskaya 6-3 to clinch the doubles point for the Cavaliers. Emma Navarro and Hibah Shaikh, the No. 3 ranked doubles tandem in the tournament, were in the midst of a 3-4 fight with Oklahoma State’s No. 12-ranked pairing of Lisa Marie Rioux and Ayumi Miyamoto when play was suspended.

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