Miami Wraps Fall Season With 15 Wins at Miami Fall Invite

Miami Wraps Fall Season With 15 Wins at Miami Fall Invite

CORAL GABLES, Fla. – The University of Miami women’s tennis team wrapped up its last fall tournament after hosting the Miami Fall Invite this weekend.

Day one started with a doubles win from Antonia Balzert and Audrey Boch-Collins over Nathalia Wolf Gasparin and Alina Michalitsch of Barry, 6-3.

The squad then moved on to singles where Boch-Collins took down Dinara Alloiarova (BU), 6-3, 6-1. Leonie Schuknecht then claimed a win against Clara Versier (BU), 6-4, 6-3. Balzert dropped the battle to Alina Michacitsh, 5-7, 6-4, 6-2.

Miami kicked off day two with three singles victories. Schuknecht took down Kiley Rabjohns from Northwestern, 6-1, 4-6, 7-5. Then, Boch-Collins defeated Maria Shusharina (NW), 6-4, 6-3. Finally, Balzert won 6-4, 2-6, 6-4 over Jennifer Riester.

Isabella Pfennig and Xinyi Nong joined the team for doubles and took down Carol Lee and Kate Sharabura of Georgia Tech, 6-2.

The final day started with Nong and Pfennig defeating Sydney Pratt and Elisa Van Meeteren (NW), 6-2. Then Alexa Noel and Balzert took down Rabjohns and Lau (NW), 6-3, and Schuknecht and Boch-Collins won 6-4 over Lee and Bilchev (GT).

The Canes took five singles wins to close out the last tournament of the season. Noel defeated Lee (GT), 6-3, 7-5, Pfennig won 7-5, 6-2 over Bilchev (GT) and Nong finished off Rabjohns (NW), 6-2, 6-2. Schuknecht dropped the 4-6, 6-2, 3-6 to Jain (GT), but Balzert claimed the 6-4, 6-4 win over Shusharina and Boch-Collins won 6-2, 6-2 over Pratt (NW) to make up for it.

Miami will be back in action in January for the spring season. The full schedule will be released at a later time.


Miami vs. Barry – Doubles

Antonia Balzert/Audrey Boch-Collins (UM) def. Nathalia Wolf Gasparin/Alina Michalitsch (BU), 6-3

Miami vs. Northwestern – Singles

Leonie Schuknecht (UM) def. Kiley Rabjohns (NW), 6-1, 4-6, 7-5

Audrey Boch-Collins (UM) def. Maria Shusharina (NW), 6-4, 6-3

Antonia Balzert (UM) def. Jennifer Reister (NW), 6-4, 2-6, 6-4

Miami vs. Georgia Tech – Doubles

Bella Pfennig/Xinyi Nong (UM) def. Carol Lee/Kate Sharabura (GT), 6-2

Miami vs. Barry – Singles

Audrey Boch-Collins (UM) def. Dinara Alloiarova (BU), 6-3, 6-1

Alina Michacitsch (BU) def. Antonia Balzert (UM), 5-7, 6-4, 6-2

Leonie Schuknecht (UM) def. Clara Versier (BU), 6-4, 6-3

Miami vs. Northwestern – Doubles

Xinyi Nong/Bella Pfennig (UM) def. Sydney Pratt/Elisa Van Meeteren (NW), 6-2

Alexa Noel/Antonia Balzert (UM) def. Kiley Rabjohns/Britany Lau (NW), 6-3

Leonie Schuknecht/Audrey Boch-Collins (UM) def. Carol Lee/Kylie Bilchev (GT), 6-4

Miami vs. Georgia Tech – Singles

Alexa Noel (UM) def. Carol Lee (GT), 6-3, 7-5

Bella Pfennig (UM) def. Kylie Bilchev (GT), 7-5, 6-2

Mahak Jain (GT) def. Leonie Schuknecht (UM), 6-4, 2-6, 6-3

Miami vs. Northwestern – Singles

Xinyi Nong (UM) def. Kiley Rabjohns (NW), 6-2, 6-1

Antonia Balzert (UM) def. Maria Shusharina (NW), 6-4, 6-4

Audrey Boch-Collins (UM) def. Sydney Pratt (NW), 6-2, 6-2