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Escobedo and Hubbs each go 2-1 in singles and doubles in final fall tournament for Buckeyes

COLUMBUS, Ohio Paloma Escobedo and Cami Hubbs, sophomores on the Ohio State women’s tennis team, finished action at the North Texas Tennis Classic in Denton, Texas.

Hubbs and Escobedo each went 2-1 in singles action on the weekend and also went 2-1 together in doubles play.

They began Friday with an 8-6 win over Pritchard and Detweiler of UTEP in the doubles A flight before falling in the second round, 8-5, to Kristan and Welch of South Alabama.

They rounded out doubles play on Saturday by winning in convincing fashion, 8-2, over Paraschiv and Ranganathan of North Texas.

Hubbs won both her singles matches in the A flight Friday, topping Martina Trierweiler of UTEP, 6-1, 6-2, and Erica Kristan of South Alabama, 3-6, 6-4, 6-4. She fell in her lone Saturday match to Irina Paraschiv of host North Texas, 6-2, 6-0.

Escobedo won her first match of C flight singles, 6-2, 6-3, against Megan Pritchard of UTEP. She came up short in her second match Friday, going three sets but falling, 7-5, 1-6, 6-3, to Stephanie Davidson of Texas A&M. Escobedo closed out singles play Saturday with a 6-3, 3-6, 6-2 win over Catalina Cruz of North Texas.

Hubbs, Escobedo and the rest of the Ohio State women’s tennis team will return to the court this January when the Buckeyes take on Missouri in the season opener Jan. 24 at the Ohio State Varsity Tennis Center.

For complete results from the North Texas Tennis Classic, visit www.meangreensports.com

Friday Nov.7
Doubles

Hubbs-Escobedo def. Pritchard-Trierweiler (UTEP) 8-6 (A flight)
Kristan-Welch (South Alabama) def. Hubbs-Escobedo 8-5 (A flight)
 
Singles
Cami Hubbs def. Martina Trieweiler (UTEP) 6-1, 6-2 (A flight)
Paloma Escobedo def. Megan Pritchard (UTEP), 6-2, 6-3 (C flight)

Cami Hubbs def. Erica Kristan (South Alabama) 3-6, 6-4, 6-4 (A flight)
Stephanie Davidson (Tex. A & M) def. Paloma Escobedo 7-5, 1-6, 6-3 (C flight)
 
Sat. Nov.8
Doubles

Hubbs-Escobedo def. Paraschiv-Ranganathan (North Texas) 8-2 (A flight)

Singles
Irina Paraschiv (north Texas) def. Cami Hubbs 6-2, 6-0 (A flight)
Paloma Escobedo def. Catalina Cruz (North Texas) 6-3, 3-6, 6-2 (C flight)

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