Spartan Trio Advance to Finals at Elon Invitational
Elon, N.C. – The USC Upstate women's tennis team continued play Saturday afternoon at the Elon Invitational and finished competition with three Spartans in line for titles after advancing to the finals of their respective flights.
Junior Isabel von Stryk (Holm, Germany) qualified for the championship match in the A-1 singles flight following a pair of victories, beginning with a 4-6, 6-4, 6-0 win over Alice Garcia of Winthrop. She capped her afternoon by besting Stacia Kissell of Western Carolina 6-1, 3-6, 6-1 to set up a meeting with ETSU's Lyn Yee Choo on Sunday.
Freshman Ana Baron (Brusque, Brazil) and junior Lindsey Buenger (Shawnee, Kan.) advanced to the finals of the B-2 doubles flight after they defeated the duo of Erin Macguire of Western Carolina and Caroline Sherrer of UNC Asheville 8-6. Baron and Buenger will tangle with Elon's Tolley Rice and Viviana Stavreva.