Baylor’s Profit Makes Under Armour/H-E-B Kickoff Finale - KXXV-TV News Channel 25 - Central Texas News and Weather for Waco, Temple, Killeen |

Baylor’s Profit Makes Under Armour/H-E-B Kickoff Finale

WACO, TX (KXXV) -

Baylor women’s tennis sophomore Elizabeth Profit made the singles finale at the Under Armour/H-E-B Kickoff Saturday.

The BU sophomore began the day with a 3-6, 6-3, 6-3 victory over Georgia Southern’s Kristin Rehse in the quarterfinals. Profit then made the finale by taking a 6-1, 6-1 triumph over Maria Avgerinos of Wisconsin.

In the singles quarterfinals, Theresa Van Zyl lost to Louisiana Monroe’s Tiffany Mylonas, 3-6, 6-0, 6-3.

Meanwhile in doubles, Profit and Van Zyl took an 8-1 victory in the quarterfinals over Jennifer Brown and Sara Lizariturry of Mississippi State. Then the Baylor duo advanced to the doubles finale by defeating Georgia State’s Damira Muinovic and Kristin Rehse, 8-3.

Karina Traxler and Jessica Hinojosa fell to Troy’s Nancy Karaky and Alicia Rodriguez, 8-3,

In singles consolation play, Karina Traxler fell to Karaky, 7-5, 6-3.

In backdraw singles action, Hinojosa picked up a pair of victories over Wisconsin’s Michelle Linden, 6-1, 6-2 and Troy’s Sanae Ohta, 6-3, 6-2.

TOP QUOTE
“The ladies battled hard today. I am proud of their effort and focus throughout this tournament. It's exciting to see Liz on the right track and competing full out again. Tomorrow's finals give Liz and Theresa some invaluable big match experience.” - head coach Joey Scrivano
WHAT’S NEXT
Action will resume at 8:30 a.m. CT Sunday morning at the Hurd Tennis Center.

In the singles finale, Profit will play ULM’s Mylonas.

Profit and Van Zyl will face Troy’s Nacy Karaky and Rodriguez  in doubles finale Sunday.

  • Tom Brady bad at sumo (still good at football)

    Tom Brady bad at sumo (still good at football)

    Monday, June 26 2017 9:08 AM EDT2017-06-26 13:08:53 GMT
    Monday, June 26 2017 9:08 AM EDT2017-06-26 13:08:53 GMT

    The New England Patriot experienced the sport of sumo during his visit to Tokyo, one of the stops on the "2017 Tom Brady Asia Tour Powered by Under Armour." He didn't have much luck.

    More >>

    The New England Patriot experienced the sport of sumo during his visit to Tokyo, one of the stops on the "2017 Tom Brady Asia Tour Powered by Under Armour." He didn't have much luck.

    More >>
  • Man gets crying LeBron James tattoo on leg

    Man gets crying LeBron James tattoo on leg

    Saturday, June 24 2017 1:52 AM EDT2017-06-24 05:52:39 GMT
    Saturday, June 24 2017 2:24 AM EDT2017-06-24 06:24:29 GMT

    The man is a big fan of Michael Jordan, so he decided on the tattoo after constantly hearing James being compared to Jordan.

    More >>

    The man is a big fan of Michael Jordan, so he decided on the tattoo after constantly hearing James being compared to Jordan.

    More >>
  • 76ers put future of The Process in No. 1 pick Fultz's hands

    76ers put future of The Process in No. 1 pick Fultz's hands

    Thursday, June 22 2017 8:11 PM EDT2017-06-23 00:11:32 GMT
    Friday, June 23 2017 12:55 PM EDT2017-06-23 16:55:00 GMT

    The Philadelphia 76ers have put the next phase of The Process in the hands of Washington guard Markelle Fultz.

    More >>

    The Philadelphia 76ers have put the next phase of The Process in the hands of Washington guard Markelle Fultz.

    More >>
Powered by Frankly