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UNLV tennis player advances in All-American consolation bracket

PACIFIC PALISADES, Calif. – UNLV’s Aleksandra Josifoska won two matches, including upsetting the 12th-ranked player in the nation, in consolation play at the ITA All-American Championships.

Josifoska beat No. 12 Katie Turvy of Northwestern 6-2, 6-3, then moved past Whitney Kay of North Carolina 7-6 (6), 7-5 to earn a shot at top seed Cristina Sanchez-Quintanar of Texas A&M today.

UNLV’s Lucia Batta lost her consolation match to Cristina Stancu of Texas A&M 3-6, 6-4, 6-4.

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