W. Tennis Trio in Singles Finals at St. Mary's Classic
Daria Petrovic, Berkeley Brock and Lenka Hojckova each advanced to the finals of their singles brackets at the St. Mary's Classic in Knoxville, Tenn. on Saturday. In addition, Neils Barringer and Kristen Bleakley each advanced to the finals of the consolation brackets in their draws.
Petrovic defeated Connor Vogel of the Vols, 7-6 (4), 6-4 before winning a marathon three-set match against Alex Hirsch of Wake Forest, 2-6, 6-2, 6-2.
Brock defeated Cosmina Ciobanu of Notre Dame, 6-5, 6-1, 7-6 (2) and Lindsey Jones of Louisville 6-7 (4), 7-5, 6-2.
Hojckova, in her first collegiate action, advanced to the finals with wins over players from two ACC foes to advance to the finals of her flight. She defeated Jelena Duricik of UNC (7-5, 6-3) before downing Sierra Poske of Wake Forest (7-5, 7-6 (8)).
NC State will return to action tomorrow morning in Knoxville, Tenn.