Texas A&M’s Anzo Wins on Final Day of Longhorn Invitational

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AUSTIN, Texas – Jessica Anzo of Texas A&M women’s tennis claimed a straight set win on the final day of the Texas Invitational Sunday, hosted at the Texas Tennis Center.

Anzo defeated Tenika McGiffin of Tennessee, 6-2, 6-1, to wrap up the weekend in the state capital. The redshirt freshman fished the tournament with a trio of wins against just one loss in singles play.

Other teams that were a part of the Texas Invitational were Miami (Fla.), Rice, SMU, Tennessee and Texas.

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Longhorn Invitational

George P. Mitchell Tennis Center, Austin, TX


First Round

Jessica Anzo (TAMU) def. No. 38 Michaela Haet (Rice) 7-6(7), 6-2

Dorthea Faa-Hviding (TAMU) def. Isabelle Tcherkes Zade (SMU) 4-6 6-2 6-4

Second Round

Jessica Anzo (TAMU) def. No. 96 Victoria Smirnova (Rice) 6-7(7), 6-2, 6-1

Dorthea Faa-Hviding (TAMU) def. Yuna Ito (Miami) 7-6(5), 6-3


Fernanda Labrana (Texas) def. Jessica Anzo (TAMU) 6-3, 6-4

No. 80 Daevenia Achong (Miami) def. Dorthea Faa-Hviding (TAMU) 6-4, 1-6, 6-3


Jessica Anzo (TAMU) def. Tenika McGiffin (Tenn) 6-2, 6-1


Match One

Jessica Anzo / Dorthea Faa-Hviding (TAMU) def. Michaela Haet / Diea El Jardi (Rice) 6-3

Match Two

Jessica Anzo / Dorthea Faa-Hviding (TAMU) def. Tenika McGiffin / Callie Creath (Tennessee) 6-3

Match Three

Jessica Anzo / Dorthea Faa-Hviding (TAMU) def. Nicole Petchey / Katherine Jakeway (SMU) 7-6(1)