May 27, 2011

UMW's Goimarac and Murata Fall in NCAA Tennis Singles Tourney 1st Round

University of Mary Washington senior tennis player Courtney Goimarac (Hudson, Ohio, Hudson) fell to second seeded Julia Browne of Tufts University, 6-2, 6-2, on Friday in the first round of the NCAA Division III women's tennis singles tournament in Claremont, Cal. Senior Kaz Murata (Nashville, Tenn., Saddlebrook Prep (Fla.)) fell in the first round of the men's singles championship to Sam Sweeney of North Central College, the fifth seed, 6-4, 6-1. Murata and Riley Baver (Wayne, Pa., Radnor) fell late Friday in the first round of the doubles championship, 6-0, 6-2.