Tigers advance at ITA women's championships

Tigers advance at ITA women's championships

October 12, 2006

October 12, 2006, Fort Myers, Fla. - DePauw's Liz Bondi advanced to the semifinals of the Intercollegiate Tennis Association Division III Small College Championship after her opening-round win.

Bondi, the top seed, defeated Jackie Shtemberg of the College of New Jersey by a 6-2, 6-0 score. She'll face Carnegie Mellon's Amy Staloch in Friday morning's semifinals.

Bondi and Amrita Padda, the top-seeded doubles team, advanced to the semifinals after defeating Stephanie Hammond and Lisa Steckmest of Claremont-Mudd Scripps 6-3, 5-7, 10-7 (tiebreaker). They advance to Friday's semifinals where they'll face Amanda Sta. Romana and Elizca Buys of Carthage.