Day Two Concludes at Regionals
Oct. 13, 2016

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. - Hanna Kantenwein advanced to the round of 32 before bowing out of the singles draw Thursday, at the ITA Mountain Regional Championships in Albuquerque, N.M. Lilian Poling won twice in the consolation bracket to highlight Boise State’s play on the second day of the tournament.

Kantenwein, seeded No. 11, picked up a win in her second-round match, defeating Nevada’s Carlijn Ketting 6-2, 6-4. The sophomore’s run came to an end the next time out with a 6-2, 6-2 loss at the hands of Denver’s Gracia Mboko.

Nancy Menjivar and Milena Toseva also competed in the main draw round of 64. Menjivar fell to the No. 7 seed Aiwen Zhu of UNLV, 6-2, 6-4. Toseva was defeated 6-1, 6-0 by No. 17-24 seed Hanneke Lodweijks of Northern Arizona.

Poling won both of her consolation matches in straight sets. The freshman beat BYU’s Demi Perkinson 6-0, 6-1 and Nevada’s Sara Korzeniecki 6-1, 6-3.

Kirsty Venter also competed in the consolation draw. Venter won her first match 6-1, 6-1, against Gabby Joyce from New Mexico State. She then fell to Weber State’s Morgan Dickason 6-0, 6-0.

In doubles, both Boise State pairs were knocked off in the round of 32, both falling to duos from Nevada. Kantenwein and Toseva fell 8-1 to Herrero and Ketting, while Poling and Menjivar lost 8-2 against Delic and Morales.

Poling will resume action Friday, in the singles draw consolation round of 16. She will face off with New Mexico’s Cassie Chung for a berth in the quarterfinals.

Thursday Results
Singles Main Draw Round of 64
No. 11 Hanna Kantenwein (Boise State) def. Calijn Ketting (Nevada) 6-2, 6-4
No. 7 Aiwen Zhu (UNLV) def. Nancy Menjivar (Boise State) 6-2, 6-4
No. 17-32 Hanneke Lodweijks (No. Arizona) def. Milena Toseva (Boise State) 6-1, 6-0

Singles Main Draw Round of 32
Gracia Mboko (Denver) def. No. 11 Hanna Kantenwein (Boise State) 6-2, 6-2

Doubles Main Draw Round of 32
Herrero/Ketting (Nevada) def. No. 9-16 Kantenwein/Toseva (Boise State) 8-1
Delic/Morales (Nevada) def. Poling/Menjivar (Boise State) 8-2

Singles Consolation Draw Round of 64
No. 17-32 Lilian Poling (Boise State) def. Demi Perkinson (BYU) 6-0, 6-1
Kirsty Venter (Boise State) def. Gabby Joyce (NMSU) 6-1, 6-1

Singles Consolation Draw Round of 32
No. 17-32 Lilian Poling (Boise State) def. Sara Korzeniecki (Nevada) 6-1, 6-3
Morgan Dickason (Weber State) def. Kirsty Venter (Boise State) 6-0, 6-0

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