Spartanburg, S.C. – The USC Upstate women's tennis team put the finishing touches on it fall season this weekend by traveling across town to take part in the Terrier Fall Invitational hosted by Wofford College.
Spartan freshman Ana Baran opened the tournament Friday in the white singles bracket and was defeated 6-2, 6-3 by Mareli Sanchez of Wofford, but Baron rebounded Saturday with a 6-4, 4-6, 10-8 victory over Liza Klyachkin of Mercer to reach the finals of the consolation bracket. On Sunday, Baran fell 3-6, 4-6 to Catherine Martin of Wofford in the finals.
Junior Lindsey Buenger received a first round bye in the gray singles bracket and dropped a 3-6, 3-6 decision to McKinsey Fiveash of Georgia Southern in the semifinals. In the third place match, Buenger was beaten 6-1, 6-1 by Haley Powell of Mercer Sunday afternoon.