The Tennessee Lady Vol tennis team concluded action at the USTA/ITA Women's

National Indoor Team Tennis Championships on Saturday in Madison, Wis.,

with a 5-2 setback to No. 12 William & Mary. Despite having their

opportunities to pull out wins on the weekend, the Orange and White

finished the tournament with an 0-3 mark. Following the loss, the Lady Vols

are now 6-4 on the year while the Tribe improves to 8-2 on the season.

In singles, sophomore Alison Ojeda netted her second victory over a top-50

opponent on the weekend following a 6-2, 7-5, upset of 32nd-ranked Delphine

Troch at the top singles position. Ojeda was honored by the participating

tournament coaches as the recipient of the USTA Sportsmanship Award. Senior

Candy Reid also registered a win for UT as she withheld a strong challenge

from the Tribe's Lindsay Sullivan to post a 2-6, 7-5, 1-0 (11-9), triumph

at No. 5 singles. Freshman Crystal Cleveland nearly netted Tennessee

another victory before she succumbed to Andrea Coulter, 7-6 (5), 5-7,0-1

(9-11), at the sixth position. Sophomore Agnes Wiski suffered the same fate

as Cleveland in her match at No. 3, as she came up just shy in the

third-set tiebreaker of her contest with 83rd-rated Carlijn Buis, and

dropped a 7-6 (2), 3-6, 0-1 (8-10) affair.

At No. 2 doubles, the tandem of Reid and Wiski recorded the Lady Vols lone

doubles triumph with a 9-7 win over the duo of Jessyca Arthur and


The Lady Vols will next be in action this Saturday when they open

Southeastern Conference action versus Alabama. The match will begin at noon

at the Goodfriend Tennis Center.