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Season Ends for UVa Women's Tennis in NCAA Tournament Quarterfinals

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UVa finishes the season with a record of 24-6 UVa finishes the season with a record of 24-6
The Virginia women's tennis team lost 4-2 against Stanford in the NCAA Tournament Quarterfinals Saturday in Athens, GA, ending the Wahoos' season.

The three-seed UVa was playing in the quarterfinals for the first time in program history.

Defending national champion and 11-seed Stanford won the doubles point to go up 1-0.

Maci Epstein and Danielle Collins won singles matches for Virginia, and Julia Elbaba was leading in the second set when the match ended.

UVa finishes the season with a program-best record of 24-6.

Five of Virginia's top-six singles players will return next season.

#11 Stanford 4, #4 Virginia 2
Saturday, May 17, 2014
Dan Magill Tennis Complex

1. #10 Ahn/Zhao (STAN) def. Nauta/Xi (UVa) 8-2
2. #50 Davidson/Tsay (STAN) def. #7 Elbaba/Pierson (UVa) 8-5
3. Collins/Epstein (UVa) def. Doyle/Herring (STAN) 8-2

Order of Finish: 1,3,2*

1. #4 Julia Elbaba (UVa) vs. No. 3 Kristie Ahn (STAN) 7-5, 4-4, DNF
2. #32 Danielle Collins (UVa) def. No. 51 Krista Hardebeck (STAN) 6-4, 6-2
3. #21 Carol Zhao (STAN) def. #53 Stephanie Nauta (UVa) 7-6(1), 7-6(4)
4. #50 Taylor Davidson (STAN) def. #76 Rachel Pierson (UVa) 6-4, 6-1
5. Maci Epstein (UVa) def. #54 Ellen Tsay (STAN) 7-6(5), 6-3
6. #57 Caroline Doyle (STAN) def. Caryssa Peretz (UVa) 6-2, 3-6, 6-0

Order of Finish: 4,2,5,6,3*

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