Golovics Advances in Singles and Doubles at ITA Regionals
LAS VEGAS, Nev. – Junior Orsi Golovics advanced in
consolation singles and doubles, with freshman Malia Wahinpeio, to
lead Northern Arizona on the third day of the Wilson/ITA Division-I
Women’s Mountain Regional in Las Vegas.
The lone NAU singles player still alive Friday, Golovics opened the day with a 6-4, 6-2 win over BYU’s Megan Price. Later in the day, the Lumberjack junior got by New Mexico State’s Sophia Marks, 7-6, 6-2. She will play in the consolation bracket round of 16 on Saturday.
Golovics also advanced to the consolation doubles round of 16 with Wahinepio, as the pair defeated Northern Colorado’s Tabatha and Tiffany Knop, 8-5. Juniors Amiee Oki and Edit Suhajda also played a doubles consolation match on Friday, but dropped an 8-2 decision to Kristina Doerr and Romina Nedakovich of BYU.
Golovics and Wahinepio will play at 9 a.m. Saturday, with Golovics to then play her singles match at 10 a.m.
Northern Arizona Results
Orsi Golovics (NAU) d. Megan Price (BYU), 6-4, 6-2
Orsi Golovics (NAU) d. Sophia Marks (NMSU), 7-6, 6-2
Doerr/Nedakovich (BYU) d. Oki/Suhajda (NAU), 8-2
Golovics/Wahinepio (NAU) d. Knop/Knop (UNC), 8-5