Texas Tech Sends Four To Riviera/ITA All-American|
Samantha Adams and the Lady Raiders will begin play in the Riviera/ITA All-American Championships.
September 27, 2013
LOS ANGELES – Texas Tech will send four Lady Raiders to compete in the Riviera ITA All-American Championships that begin this weekend.
Samantha Adams, Kenna Kilgo, Nikki Sanders and Sarah Toti have been invited to represent Texas Tech at the event. This is Adams’ four straight appearance in this event, while Kilgo and Sanders each are making their second appearance and Toti her first.
The four Lady Raiders participating is the most since a record three participated in 2011.
Sanders, who is ranked No. 113 nationally, is seeded 9-16 in prequalifying. She will face Clemson’s Jessy Rompies in the first round. No. 98 Kilgo, who is also seeded 9-16 in prequalifying, received a first round bye.
Adams, who is ranked No. 61 nationally in singles, will begin play in qualifying singles, which starts on Tuesday.
In doubles action, Sanders and Toti will face the North Carolina tandem of Jamie Loeb and Haley Carter on Saturday morning at the LA Tennis Center.
Adams and Kilgo, who are ranked No. 9 nationally, will begin play in the main draw on next Thursday.