Csordas, Doubles Duo Win Titles at Northwestern Invitational
EVANSTON, Ill. - Freshman Beatrix Csordas won the A Flight singles title and the doubles tandem of Marina Parashkevova and Petra Rehusova took the championship in the top doubles flight at the Northwestern Invitational over the weekend.
Csordas, a native of
In the top doubles flight, Parashkevova and Rehusova defeated Northwestern's Valerie Vladea and Jamie Piesel 9-7 in the final.
“I was really proud of Beatrix. She really came up big in only her second college tournament. She played great all weekend,” head coach Mark Ardizzone said. “
Overall it was a great weekend for the team, we competed extremely well for three straight days which is what we will need to do consistently if we’re going to have a great season,” Ardizzone said.
Rehusova nearly won her second straight singles title this season but was defeated by Northwestern's Jamie Piesel in the Flight B Championship.
Gergana Ganeva went 3-1 in Flight A and finished in third place while Parashkevova went 3-1 and won the backdraw of Flight A. Ganeva and Csordas also finished in third place in Flight A Doubles.
In Flight B, Bojana Murisic went 3-1 and finished in fifth place while the Flight C action had Anja Milhadinec in fourth place. Brenda Leung finished in ninth place in Flight C. Clare Chmiel finished in 7th place in Flight C.