Williamstown, Mass. - Sophomore Melita Ferjanic (Samobor, Croatia) advanced to the United States Tennis Association (USTA)/Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) Division III New England Regional Singles Championship Quarterfinals this weekend at Williams College.
Ferjanic, seeded No. 5 in the 64-player field, won twice in straight sets on Friday and bested Amherst's Jen Newman, 6-4, 2-6, 6-2, in the third round before falling, 6-3, 6-2, against No. 3-seeded Kara Shoemaker, of Williams. Trinity sophomore Morgan Feldman (Upper Brookville, N.Y.) went 1-1 in the tournament, while senior tri-captain Regan Cherna (Bronxville, N.Y.) and senior Senzo Mauve-Maphisa (Bulawayo, Zimbabwe) each recovered from a first round loss to go 1-1 in the consolation tourney. Cherna and Mauve-Maphisa went 1-1 in the ITA Doubles Tournament.