Cross wins top singles ranking at HEB Invitational
WACO, Texas – Arkansas closed the HEB Invitational on Sunday with five overall wins in singles over Tulsa and in doubles over Baylor. Sophomore Morgan Cross was the best in singles at 4-0 and sophomore Lenka Stara was third at 3-0 this weekend.
The Arkansas doubles pairs continued to show success with two wins over the Baylor Bears. Graduate Tatum Rice and partner Morgan Cross took a 6-4 victory over Ana Carmen Zamurek and Mel Krywoj of Baylor. Lenka Stara and Laura Rijkers won their third doubles match of the weekend, beating Olivia Malm and Paula Baranano, 6-3.
Morgan Cross concluded their undefeated singles weekend with a 6-3, 6-3 win over Benedejcic of Tulsa. Sophomore Kelly Keller captured the Hogs’ second singles victory in a 6-0, 6-2 victory over Rozenkova. After losing her first set, Grace O’Donnell came back strong in a three-set tiebreaker to defeat Lily Hutchings 3-6, 6-4, 1-0 (10-6).
The Razorbacks will continue the fall game on Thursday, October 21 when they travel to Iowa City to compete in the ITA Central Regional Championships.
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