uk tennis women 300LEXINGTON, Ky. (5/22/13) – As the first Kentucky player to receive a singles at-large bid since 2006, 28th-ranked freshman Nadia Ravita will square off with third-ranked Robin Anderson of UCLA on Wednesday at 10 a.m. ET in the opening round of the 2013 NCAA Division 1 Women’s Tennis Singles Championship in Urbana, Ill.
After posting a 20-4 singles record, including 10-3 in Southeastern Conference matches, Ravita received the first singles at-large bid for a Wildcat since Kim Coventry earned one in 2006.

Ranked as high as 22nd nationally during the year, the freshman boasted the highest singles ranking for a UK player since 2006 when Coventry opened the season 15th.
The Jakarta, Indonesia, native has faced two top-five ranked opponents this year, defeating No. 4 Cristina Sanchez-Quintanar in three sets while her contest with top-ranked Lauren Embree of Florida was abandoned in the second set.

Anderson is 28-5 on the year for the Bruins, including 14-5 in the No. 1 singles slot. The sophomore is 15-4 against nationally ranked opponents and helped lead UCLA to the semifinals of the NCAA Championships.

Follow Kentucky Women’s tennis on Twitter @UKWomensTennis and Like the Kentucky Women’s Tennis page on Facebook.
SurfKY News
Information provided by Will Kindred (UK Athletics) your social media marketing partner

LIKE SurfKY on Facebook - Click here to LIKE us now.

© Copyright 2015 SurfKY News Group, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission. SurfKY News encourages you to share this story on social media.

Weather Sponsored by

1 DOW 17,798.49
-14.90 (-0.08%)    
2 S&P 2,090.11
+1.24 (0.06%)    
3 NASDAQ 5,127.52
+11.38 (0.22%)    

In Other News...

Muhlenberg Job Corps Success Story: Ricky Lofton

GREENVILLE, Ky. (11/27/25) — Ricky Lofton is no stranger to the Muhlenberg Job Corps Center. Lofton is a former… Read More

Ribbon Cutting for New Satellite Clinic Dec. 1

HENDERSON, Ky. (11/27/15) — Matthew 25 AIDS Services, Inc. invites the community to a ribbon cutting ceremony at their… Read More

Most Read This Week

November 24, 2015 10135

Distillery to Operate in Old Graham School…

by SurfKY News
November 21, 2015 8847

Injuries Result from Beulah Road Accident

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
November 23, 2015 7707

Relative Charged with Murder, Arson in Deaths of…

by SurfKY News
November 24, 2015 4763

Ohio County Most Wanted - Top 10 - November 24

by SurfKY News
November 24, 2015 3368

Man Injured When Vehicle Collides with Deer

by SurfKY News

Most Read This Month

November 17, 2015 16132

Ohio County Most Wanted - Top 10 - November 17

by SurfKY News
November 18, 2015 14536

Runaway Teen Returns on His Own

by SurfKY News

Stories Trending Now

November 27, 2015 2750

Madisonville Man Charged with Attempted Murder…

by SurfKY News
November 27, 2015 1481

First United Bancorp Set to Purchase Town &…

by SurfKY News
November 28, 2015 1241

Woman Charged with Counterfeit Money Leads to…

by SurfKY News
November 27, 2015 1041

Hooked on Science - Pinecone Hygrometer

by SurfKY News
November 27, 2015 1027

Farm City Breakfast Recognizes Importance of…

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
November 27, 2015 773

Webster County Man Injured in Two-Vehicle Crash

by SurfKY News
November 28, 2015 695

Local Teen Hospitalized after Officer-Involved…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
November 27, 2015 594

Governor-Elect Bevin Names Two Key Appointments…

by SurfKY News
November 27, 2015 535

Kiewit Presents $23,255 to United Way of the…

by SurfKY News