Bulls Wrap Up Successful Fall at UNF Invite
By TOM ZEBOLD
USF Senior Writer
TAMPA – Freshman Olga Martinez’s victory in the Flight 3 singles final capped off USF’s successful weekend at the North Florida Invitational in Jacksonville.
Martinez posted singles victories in all three days of the event and finished off her perfect weekend with a 6-1, 6-3 win over North Florida’s Taylor Hollander in Sunday’s final at UNF Tennis Complex. Martinez also teamed up with fellow freshman Vera Bessonova to go 2-1 in doubles in USF’s final event of the fall.
Seniors Fanny Fracassi and Loreto Alonso-Martinez went 2-1 in singles play with Alonso-Martinez toughing out a 7-5, 6-7(4) win over Charleston Southern’s Marketa Placha (CSU) on Sunday.
The Bulls get their spring season started with a home match against Syracuse on Saturday, Jan. 11 at the USF Varsity Courts.
Hubler/ Walters (CSU) def. Fracassi/ Garrido (USF) 8-6
Perez/ Pratsmillan (Armstrong) def. Bessonova/ Martinez (USF) 8-6
Fracassi (USF) def. Eberhart (UCF) 6-3, 7-6(5)
Haraldson (UCF) def. Alonso-Martinez (USF) 6-3, 2-6, 6-4
Pratsmillan (Armstrong) def. Bonte (USF) 6-1, 6-0
Martinez (USF) def. Perez (Armstrong) 6-4, 7-5
Kaloditz (Armstrong) def. Grillo (USF) 6-1, 6-3
Krtickova (Armstrong) def. Bessonova (USF) 6-4, 6-1
Bessonova/ Martinez (USF) def. Mendell/Griffith (UCF) 8¬-0
Bonte/Grillo (USF) def. Miller/Blackwood (FAMU) 8-3
Griffith/ Haraldson (UCF) def. Garrido/ Fracassi (USF) w/o
Alonso-Martinez (USF) def. Townsend (FAMU) 6-2, 6-2
Martinez (USF) def. Griffith (UCF) 6-0, 6-3
Fracassi (USF) def. Weymar (UNF) 4-6, 6-4, 6-0
Grillo (USF) def. Miller (FAMU) 6-1, 6-2
Cesarini (UCF) def. Bonte (USF) 7-5, 6-4
Bessonova (USF) def. Blackwood (FAMU) 6-2, 6-0
Bessonova/Martinez (USF) def. Bonte/Grillo (USF) 8-3
Ortiz/Townsend (FAMU) def. Garrido/Fracassi (USF) w/o
Cesarini (UCF) def. Bessonova (USF) 7-6 (4), 6-3
Mendell (UCF) def. Grillo (USF) 6-2, 6-2
Alonso-Martinez (USF) def. Placha (CSU) 7-5, 6-7(4), 6-3
Filipovski (Armstrong) def. Fracassi (USF) 6-2, 6-2
Martinez (USF) def. Hollander (UNF) 6-1, 6-3