Garijo Garrido makes it to semifinals in ITA Southeast Regional
Monday, September 30, 2019
Garijo Garrido makes it to semifinals in ITA Southeast Regional

GEORGETOWN, Ky.-- Top-seeded Ainhoa Garijo Garrido won her quarterfinals match, advancing to the semifinals in singles play before falling to the eventual ITA Southeast Regional Tournament champion Tomini Nagao Saturday afternoon.

Garijo Garrido collected her third singles victory of the tournament early Saturday in the quarterfinals against Campbellsville’s Brenda Aguilar in three sets, 2-6, 7-5, 1-0. In the semifinals she was bested by Cumberlands (Ky.) Nagao, 6-4, 6-4.

Jessica Hernandez faced third-seeded Alexandra Parra in the singles quarterfinals. The sophomore lost a close one, 3-6, 6-4, 1-0.

In doubles play, the combination of Garijo Garrido and Hernandez came up just short against Cumberlands (Ky.) Nagao and Jewell, losing 8-7 in the quarterfinals.

Men’s tennis plays at Bethel later this week, while the women do not return to action until October 10th at Lee University.