October 12, 2012
Rebecca Curran and Kara Shoemaker come away with 3rd place National Finish
MOBILE, AL – The National Small College Championships
continued today, as Eph pair of Curran/Shoemaker competed for the
DIII Doubles National title.
In the Semi-finals, Curran/Shoemaker were competing
against #1 seed Clark/Taylor from Emory. After winning the
first set 6-7(4) they fell in the next two 6-4 and 10-8.
Although this eliminated them from the Championship match, they
still had the ability to claim a 3rd place finish.
They did just that, defeating Lawless/Roberg of Whitman 6-2,
In the Finals, Clark/Taylor (Emory) are set to play against
Buell/Cahill (Washington & Lee) who dispatched two seeded teams
to earn they place in the Finals. They defeated
3rd ranked Scotten/Wade (UC Santa Cruz) in the Quarters
and Lawless/Roberg (Whitman) in the Semis. The winner of this
match will be crowned Champion of the USTA/ITA National Small
Complete results of DIII doubles can be found here, all other Divisions and results
can be found at itatennis.com.