WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. – Miami University tennis finished competition on the first day of the Purdue Invitational with two rounds of doubles action and one round of singles play. RedHawk individuals competed in doubles play against No. 27 Purdue and in singles play against No. 70 Louisville.

Miami started the day off against Purdue, dropping all three doubles matches to the Boilermakers.   In doubles play against Louisville, senior Nimisha Mohan and junior Christine Guerrazzi won their match against the Cardinals’ Manuela Velasquez and Rebecca Shine by a score of 6-4. Miami lost in their other two matches against the Cardinals.

Mohan, who did not compete during the fall portion of the team’s schedule due to an injury, won her singles match against Anastasija Trubica of Kansas by a score of 6-3, 7-5.  Freshman Andrea Badileanu def. the Jayhawks’ Claire Dreyer, 7-6 (7-5), 4-6, 10-5. Complete Miami results from Day 1 of the Purdue Invite are listed below.

Miami resumes play at the Purdue Invite at 9 a.m. on Saturday when they take on Kansas in doubles competition.

Day 1 Results:

Purdue vs. Miami

Mara Schmidt/Krisztina Kapitany (Purdue) def. Christina Raymond/Andreea Badileanu (Miami), 6-2

Lynda Xepoleas/Daniela Vidal (Purdue) def. Nimisha Mohan/Christine Guerrazzi (Miami), 6-4

Nicole Robinson/Natalia Davila (Purdue) def. Alix Thurman/Ramona Costea (Miami), 6-2

Miami vs. Louisville

Julia Fellerhoff/Elle Stokes (Louisville) def. Christina Raymond/Andreea Badileanu (Miami), 7-5

Nimisha Mohan/Christine Guerrazzi (Miami) def. Manuela Velasquez/Rebecca Shine (Louisville), 6-4

Olivia Boesing/Cassie Pough (Louisville) def. Alix Thurman/Ramona Costea (Miami), 6-4

Kansas vs. Miami (Ohio)

Maria Jose Cardona (Kansas) def. Christina Raymond (Miami), 6-1, 6-0

Maria Belen Ludueña (Kansas) def. Christine Guerrazzi (Miami), 6-2, 6-3

Andreea Badileanu (Miami) def. Claire Dreyer (Kansas), 7-6 (7-5), 4-6, 10-5

Paulina Los (Kansas) def. Alix Thurman (Miami), 6-1, 6-3

Nimisha Mohan (Miami) def. Anastasija Trubica (Kansas), 6-3, 7-5

Caroline Henderson (Kansas) def. Ramona Costea (Miami), 6-7 (2-7), 6-2, 10-7


Day 2 Schedule: 

9 a.m. Purdue vs. Louisville; Kansas vs. Miami (doubles)
10 a.m. Purdue vs. Kansas (singles)
12 p.m. Miami vs. Louisville (singles)
3 p.m. Purdue vs. Miami (singles)
5 p.m. Kansas vs. Louisville (singles)