Haarhoff Falls In William & Mary Invite Quarterfinals
Sept. 16, 2006
Williamsburg, Va. -- After earning her first win over a ranked opponent, sophomore Charleen Haarhoff's (Durban, South Africa) run at the William & Mary Invitational came to an end on Saturday with a quarterfinal loss to #75 Randi Schuler of Purdue.
Haarhoff fell to Schuler in the Flight A singles bracket in straight sets, 6-1, 6-2. Playing in the consolation draw, Haarhoff then fell to #92 Mallory Voelker, also of Purdue, 6-3. 6-3.
In other singles action, junior Fernanda Luiz (Nova Lima, Brazil) fell in both her consolation appearances in the Flight B bracket. In the consolation quarterfinals, Luiz dropped a 6-1, 6-2, decision to #105 Lynzee Kever of Marshall. She then fell to Barbara Zidek of host William & Mary in the back draw in three sets, 6-0, 5-7, 10-8.
In doubles action, Haarhoff and Luiz teamed up for a victory in the Flight A doubles consolation bracket. The Lady Monarch duo defeated Richmond's Beatrice Grasu and Robin Carter, 8-6, in the quarterfinals.
Flight A Singles
#75 Randi Schuler (Purdue) def. Charleen Haarhoff (ODU) - 6-1, 6-2
#92 Mallory Voelker (Purdue) def. Charleen Haarhoff (ODU) 6-3, 6-3
Flight A Doubles
Haarhoff/Luiz (ODU) def. Beatrice Grasu/Robin Carter (Richmond) - 8-6
Flight B Singles
#105 Lynzee Kever (Marshall) def. Fernanda Luiz (ODU) - 6-1, 6-2
Back Draw Consolation
Barbara Zidek (W&M) def. Fernanda Luiz (ODU) 6-0, 5-7, 10-8