Freshman Stuns with Singles Play

Macarena Sedano Acosta defeated Annat Rabinovich (Texas) on Saturday 6-4, 7-5.

Nov. 8, 2013

AUSTIN, Texas – Senior Malena Gordo and freshmen Macarena Sedano Acosta and Andrea Ternera appeared for the Ladyjacks team on Saturday at Texas’ Longhorn Invitational.

The tournament field includes 32 players from University of Texas, Rice, UTSA, Wisconsin, Wichita State, and McNeese State.

Sedano Acosta stunned Annat Rabinovich defeating the Longhorn 6-4, 7-5. “She had no idea that the girl she beat in the orange uniform played for the University of Texas Longhorns, one of the best programs in the country,” commented Head Coach Roberto Aspillaga. “This shows that we are capable of surprising anybody. If we forget the surroundings and just go out there and compete, anything is possible. All of our players are good enough to have result like this and we simply need to believe we can do it.”

Gordo and Ternera competed as s doubles duo and fell to Wiscosin’s Lauren Burich and Sydney Rider with a tight 8-6 score.

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Longhorn Invitational- Agate
Nov. 8, 2013
Austin, Texas – Penick-Allison Tennis Center
Day 1 Results

Flight 1
Lina Padegimaite (UT) def. Malena Gordo (SFA) 6-1, 6-2
Julia Schiller (WSU) def. Andrea Ternera (SFA) 6-2, 6-1

Flight 2
Macarena Sedano Acosta (SFA) def. Annat Rabinovich (UT) 6-4, 7-5

Burich/Rider (WISC) def. Gordo/Ternera (SFA) 8-6
Gordo/Ternera (SFA) def. Hallgren/Junger (UTSA) w/o, inj.



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