Doerfler Impresses During Day Two of the UCF Invit

Jan. 15, 2012

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By Brian Ormiston

ORLANDO, Fla. ( - Jenna Doerfler posted a 2-0 record Sunday as the UCF women's tennis team competed in day two of the UCF Invitational. The tournament is marking the first event on the 2012 spring schedule for the Knights.

Doerfler partnered with Courtney Griffith to take on Stephanie Nguyen and Katie Gater of Rice in doubles action, and the UCF duo posted an 8-2 victory in the morning session.

When singles kicked off under the Florida sun, Doerfler earned a 6-2 first-set win vs. Rice's Daniella Trigo, only to fall in the next set, 7-5. However Doerfler bounced back and took the third and decisive set, 6-2.

Also picking up singles victories for the Knights, Alexis Rodriguez topped Nguyen in straight sets, 6-2, 6-4, Genevieve Lorbergs also needed only two sets for a 6-3, 6-4 win against Kimberly Anicete of Rice and Allison Hodges grabbed a win when Texas Tech's Rashmi Teltumbde was forced to retire.

The Knights wrap up the UCF Invitational Monday starting at 9 a.m., and admission to the UCF Tennis Complex is free.

Day Two Results from the UCF InvitationalDoublesNo. 45 Samantha Adams/Kenna Kilgo (Texas Tech) def. Ana Guzman/Daniella Trigo (Rice) 8-2Rashmi Teltumbde/Elizabeth Ullathorne (Texas Tech) def. Taylor Dubins/Allison Hodges (UCF) 8-0Caroline Starck/Nikki Sanders (Texas Tech) def. Leah Fried/Kimberly Anicete (Rice) 8-3Dominique Harmath/Natalie Beazant (Rice) def. Genevieve Lorbergs/Alexis Rodriguez (UCF) 8-4Jenna Doerfler/Courtney Griffith (UCF) def. Stephanie Nguyen/Katie Gater (Rice) 8-2
SinglesNatalie Beazant (Rice) def. Samantha Adams (Texas Tech) 3-6, 6-4, 6-4Caroline Starck (Texas Tech) def. Ana Guzman (Rice) 3-6, 7-5, 7-5Sandra Dynka (Texas Tech) def. Katie Gater (Rice) 6-0, 6-3Kenna Kilgo (Texas Tech) def. Taylor Dubins (UCF) 6-1, 6-2Allison Hodges (UCF) def. Rashmi Teltumbde (Texas Tech) 2-6, 0-1 ret.Nikki Sanders (Texas Tech) def. Josephine Haraldson (UCF) 6-3, 6-0Genevieve Lorbergs (UCF) def. Kimberly Anicete (Rice) 6-3, 6-4Alexis Rodriguez (UCF) def. Stephanie Nguyen (Rice) 6-2, 6-4Jenna Doerfler (UCF) def. Daniella Trigo (Rice) 6-2, 5-7, 6-2