Oct. 14, 2012
LAS VEGAS, NEV. -- The University of Nevada women's tennis team earned four victories on Saturday in the ITA Mountain Region Women's Tennis Championships.
On Day four in Las Vegas, Emma Verberne and Michelle Okhremchuk won their Round of 16 match against Morgan Anderson and Mackenna Maddox of Brigham Young University 8-4. In the quarterfinals, they powered past McKenzie Davis and Jaci West of Utah State University 8-5.
Consolation singles action saw Sheila Smiley battle against Mazy Watrous of Colorado University before pulling out the victory in the third set 7-5, 3-6, 1-0 (10-8).
Sophomore Sophie Stevens also posted a doubles win on the day, moving past McKenzie Davis of Mountain West Conference rival Boise State University 6-1, 7-6.
Play resumes on Sunday in Las Vegas at 9 A.M.