Kentucky Concludes Play at Wildcat Invitational

Oct. 6, 2013

EVANSTON, Ill.- The University of Kentucky women's tennis team concluded the Wildcat Invitational hosted by Northwestern University.

Junior Stephanie Fox and senior Cece Witten fell to Jarret Fisher and Zaina Sufi from DePaul. The UK duo lost to Sufi and Fisher, 6-2, in the Brown Flight championship.

Fox fell to Northwestern's Rebeca Mitrea in the tournament's Green Flight. In a close first set, Mitrea pulled through with the win, 6-5. In the second set, Fox fought her way back to beat Mitrea, 6-4. Mitrea topped Fox in the final set, 6-4, to win the match.

Sophomore Kirsten Lewis put up a good fight against Northwestern's Manon Peri in the finals of the Black Flight. Peri dominated the first set beating Lewis, 6-2. Lewis came back in the second set to send the match into a tiebreak. Lewis ultimately fell to Peri, 6-2.