UT sophomores Lina Padegimaite and Noel Scott will play consolation round matches on Wednesday
PACIFIC PALISADES, Calif. – Texas sophomores Noel Scott and Lina Padegimaite (LEE-na pah-day-gee-MY-tay) were unable to stave off elimination from the qualifying doubles draw Tuesday on day four of the ITA All-American Championships.
Scott and Padegimaite suffered an 8-4 defeat to Georgia’s Kate Fuller and Lauren Herring in the opening round of the qualifying doubles draw. The Texas pair needed three wins in the qualifying draw to reach themain doubles draw. Scott and Padegimaite will play as many as two consolation matches on Wednesday.
The ITA All-AmericanChampionships mark the first of three national championship events on the college tennis calendar. Two-time All-America senior Aeriel Ellis begins play in the event’s main singles draw on Thursday.
ITA All-American Championships
Qualifying Doubles Round of 32
Kate Fuller/Lauren Herring (Georgia) def. Lina Padegimaite/Noel Scott (UT) - 8-4