University of Alabama Team Page
PACIFIC PALISADES, Calif. – Alabama senior Alexa Guarachi dropped her first match but bounced back in the singles consolation draw to pick up a win on Tuesday at the 2012 Riviera/ITA All-American Championships.
Guarachi faced Duke’s Ester Goldfeld in the opening round match, which went in favor of Goldfeld, 6-1, 7-6(5). Guarachi rebounded quickly for her afternoon match, taking down Nebraska’s Patricia Veresova, 6-2, 6-1.
Action resumes on Wednesday with the next round of qualifying matches. The main draw will begin on Thursday.
For more news on the women's tennis team, like the Tide on Facebook by searching for AlabamaWTN and on twitter @AlabamaWTN.
No. 68 Ester Goldfeld (DUKE) def. No. 36 Alexa Guarachi (UA) 6-1, 7-6(5)
No. 36 Alexa Guarachi (UA) def. Patricia Veresova (NEB) 6-2, 6-1