Razorbacks advance to ITA Central Region quarter-finals

IOWA CITY, Iowa – The University of Arkansas women’s tennis team advance a doubles duet and sophomore Indianna Spink to the quarterfinals on Day 3 of the ITA Central Regionals.

Sophomore Morgan Cross and partner Tatum Rice continue their run in the doubles, beating Iowa host Gillas / Mannix 8-2. The duo will face Oklahoma’s Sleeth and Psareva for a berth in the semi-finals tomorrow at 9:00 a.m. CT.

In singles competition, three Razorbacks looked to continue their run in the tournament. Tatum Rice fell in a difficult three-set match (5-7, 6-3, 6-3) against Laia Conde Monfort of Tulsa. Morgan Cross won their first game (6-3, 2-6, 6-4), but lost their second (6-3, 6-3).

Indianna Spink secured a place in the quarterfinals with her two wins. Spink fought in two straight sets, taking the victory over Benedejcic of Tulsa (6-3, 6-7, 6-2) and Kezuka of Iowa State (6-7, 7-5, 7-5 ). Spink will face Kansas State’s Karine Marion-Job tomorrow morning.

The Razorbacks continue to play at the ITA Central Regionals tomorrow at 9 a.m. CT. For all information about the tournament visit tournament site to find links to live stats, videos and draws.

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