Oct. 1, 2006
PACIFIC PALISADES, Calif. -
Sophomore Fani Chifchieva advanced to the qualifying round of the Riviera/ITA Women's All-American on Sunday.
Chifchieva defeated Anastasia Zhukova of UT-Chattanooga, 4-6, 6-3, 6-3 to advance. Sophomore Alex Haney fell in her opportunity to advance by losing to Austin Smith of North Carolina, 6-3, 3-6, 7-5.
In doubles action, the duo defeated Tracy Lin and Ashley Joelsen of UCLA, 8-3, but lost to Hyndman and Dancevic of Georgia in the qualifying match, 8-3.
Chifchieva will be one of 64 players competing in the 64-player qualifying tournament at Riviera on Oct. 3-4, where eight players and four doubles teams will advance to the main draw on Oct. 5-8.