Cahana To Continue On To Semi-Final Round
By ODU Athletics
Oct. 12, 2001
PACIFIC PALISADES, CA -- Fourth ranked Old Dominion women's tennis player Nataly Cahana (Qiriat Bialik, Israel) continues on to the semi-final round of the ITA All-American Tournament held in California. Cahana defeated fifth ranked Sara Walk of UCLA in three sets, 6-2,4-6, 6-2.
Cahana will return to the court on Sunday with a semi-final match-up against Kelly McCain of Duke. McCain reached the semi-final round with a straight set upset of Georgia's Mariel Verban, 6-2, 6-2.
Cahana's tournament began with a straight set victory over Jewel Peterson of Southern California (7-5, 7-6 (6)) in the opening round on Thursday night and followed with a second round win over Stanford's Erin Burdette (6-2, 6-3).
Play at the ITA All-American Tournament, one of three college tennis' national championship events during the season for Division I women will continue through Sunday and can be followed at www.itatennis.com.