The Valparaiso University tennis team began play at the ITA Midwest Regional, hosted by Michigan State in East Lansing, Mich. starting on Thursday. Jolene Fernandes (Calgary, Alberta, Canada) earned a victory in the first round of the singles qualifying draw.
How It Happened
The ITA Midwest Regional will continue on Friday. The doubles main draw first and second rounds will take place in addition to the first round of the singles main draw. Olivia Czerwonka earned a direct berth into the singles main draw. She will face Rosie Garcia Gross of Wisconsin on Friday. In addition, the doubles tandems of Sobieski/Czerwonka (vs. Illinois), Fernandes/Stone (vs. Illinois State) and Bertino/Kelly (vs. Ohio State) will all be in action on Friday.