Nataly Cahana Captures ITA Regional Women's Tennis Tournament
By ODU Athletics
Oct. 28, 2003
BLACKSBURG, VA -- Second seeded senior Nataly Cahana (Qiriat Bialik, Israel) captured the ITA East Regional Women's Tennis Tournament Title this afternoon at the Burrows-Burleson Tennis Center on the campus of Virginia Tech.
This was Cahana's second ITA East Regional Title having won the tournament as a freshman back in the Fall of 2000.
Cahana's first match of the afternoon was a 6-4, 6-1 semifinal victory over Romona of Maryland before proceeding to take the title with another win over another Terp, a 6-3, 7-5 decision over Maryland's seventh seeded Emily Marker.
The Old Dominion women's tennis team returns to action at the ITA National Indoor Championships in Ann Arbor, Michigan.
Round of 64: #2 Nataly Cahana (ODU) def. Marta Bechliwanis (UVA): 6-0, 6-0 Round of 32: #2 Nataly Cahana (ODU) def. Lindsey Dynof (BU): 6-4, 6-1 Round of 16: #2 Nataly Cahana (ODU) def. #8 May Wei (WM): 6-0, 6-0 Quarterfinals: #2 Nataly Cahana (ODU) def. #8 Amy Wei (WM): 1-6, 6-2, 6-0 Semifinals: #2 Nataly Cahana (ODU) def. Ramona But (UMD): 6-4, 6-1 Finals: #2 Nataly Cahana (ODU) def. #7 Emily Marker (UMD): 6-3, 7-5