Techsters Continue Fall Season at ITA Southern Regionals

Oct. 19, 2017

RUSTON – The Louisiana Tech women’s tennis team will participate in its third fall tournament this weekend as they travel to Auburn, Alabama to compete in the 2017 ITA Southern Regional Championships at the Yarbrough Tennis Center on the campus of Auburn University.

LA Tech has had recent success at the competitive tourney, especially Sonia Chen who won the singles B main draw as a freshman and the singles B consolation draw as a sophomore.

She is one of four Lady Techsters, along with Nadja Manjon, Angela Lorenzo and Karla De La Luz Montalvo, who will be participating.

There will be a 64 singles and 32 doubles draw (B draws will only be offered if the A draw completely fills up). Matches begin on Friday at 8 a.m. with the first round of doubles, followed by two rounds of singles.

The other teams competing besides the Lady Techsters and host Tigers are Alabama, UAB, LSU, Tulane, ULM, Nicholls State, McNeese State, Southern Miss, Troy, Mississippi State, Ole Miss, Samford, Northwestern State, Jacksonville State and Louisiana-Lafayette.

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