Women’s Tennis Wraps Up Bedford Cup

Sept. 19, 2017

COLLEGE PARK, Md. – The George Washington women’s tennis team finished play at the Mid-Atlantic Bedford Cup on Tuesday morning.

Junior Maria Siopacha competed in the singles finals, where she fell to James Madison’s Elizabeth Norman to finish her weekend of competition. The Limassol, Cyprus, native started strong by taking the first set 6-3, but Norman fought back and took an early lead in the second set, 5-2. Siopacha battled back, tying the set at 5-5 before Norman was able to push the match to a ten-point tiebreaker, where she came up on top, 10-3.

The Colonials will be back in action starting on September 29, when they travel to Wilmington, North Carolina, for the UNCW Invite.

Bedford Cup Singles Finals
Elizabeth Norman (JMU) def. Maria Siopacha 3-6, 7-6 (3), 1-0 (10-3)



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