November 3, 2016

Buckeyes Travel for Clay Court Tournament


Nov. 3, 2016

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Seniors Miho Kowase and Ferny Angeles Paz and junior Olivia Sneed are set to compete in the Lakewood Ranch Dick Vitale Intercollegiate Clay Court Classic this weekend in Lakewood Ranch, Fla.

The tournament features a 32-player singles draw and 16-team doubles bracket. All three Buckeyes will play singles, with Kowase the No. 4 seed. Kowase and Angeles Paz will pair up in the doubles tournament.

Kowase and Angeles Paz begin play with a doubles match against a team from Clemson at 9 a.m. Friday. The second round of doubles is scheduled for not before 4:30 p.m. Friday.

Two rounds of singles play are scheduled for Friday, with play beginning about 10 a.m. for all three Buckeyes.

Saturday includes doubles semifinals and singles quarterfinals and semifinals, with the finals set for Sunday.

Consolation matches will also be held Friday and Saturday in singles and doubles.