Woods tops Trinity (Conn.)'s Ferjanic, Sewanee's Liles for spot in quarters
KALAMAZOO, Mich. -- As the lone representative of Kalamazoo in the 32-team field at the NCAA Division III Singles Championship, sixth-seeded Sarah Woods won her first two matches on Thursday to move into the remaining field of eight.
Woods, a freshman, won her first match 3-6, 6-2, 6-2 against Melita Ferjanic of Trinity (Conn.) in the opening round.
In her second match of the day, Woods defeated Jenny Liles of Sewanee 6-3, 6-2.
Woods, named the ITA Rookie of the Year on Wednesday, is scheduled to play Claremont-Mudd-Scripps' Kristin Lim in the quarterfinals at 10 a.m. ET on Friday in Stowe Stadium.