Lynchburg, Va. – UMBC freshman Maria Siopacha (Limassol, Cyprus) advanced to the third round at the Women's ITA Atlantic Regionals, but dropped a decision to 13th-seeded Caroline Daxhelet of Virginia Tech to end her run.
Siopacha posted an impressive 7-5, 6-0 victory over Georgetown's Victorie Saperstein in the second round.
Women's ITA Atlantic Regional
Maria Siopacha (UMBC) def. Cassandre Thebault (Maryland), 6-2, 6-4
Olga Barshcheuskaya (VCU) def. Dolashvili (UMBC), 6-3, 6-7(6), 6-1
Maria Siopacha (UMBC) def. Victorie Saperstein, Georgetown, 7-5, 6-0
Caroline Daxhelet, VT def. Maria Siopacha (UMBC), 6-0, 6-1
Doubles – First Round
Martin/Sayer (Radford) def. Dolashvili/Siopacha (UMBC), 8-4