Rebel Netter Reaches Final At Miami Invite

Mai El Kamash

Oct. 12, 2013

CORAL GABLES, Fla. – Ole Miss women’s tennis sophomore Mai El Kamash won twice on Saturday to advance to the final of the Orange Bracket at the Miami Invite.

In the quarterfinals, El Kamash, ranked No. 85 in the nation, rallied to defeat Daniela Vidal of Purdue 6-7, 6-2, 6-2.  El Kamash followed that up with a 6-4, 7-6 win over Miami’s Monique Albuquerque in the semifinals.  

With her two wins on Saturday, El Kamash improved to 9-3 on the year.  She will face Miami’s Stefanie Wagner, ranked No. 52, in the final Sunday at 10 a.m.

Albuquerque defeated senior Caroline Rohde-Moe 6-3, 7-6 in the quarterfinals.  Rohde-Moe then defeated Vidal in the semifinals of the fifth place bracket 6-4, 7-5.

Rohde-Moe also teamed up with Marija Milutinovic in the orange doubles final, but the duo lost to Miami’s Albuquerque and Clementina Riobueno 8-4.  

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Miami Invite – Coral Gables, Fla.
Orange Doubles
Final – Albuquerque/Riobueno (UM) def. Rohde-Moe/Milutinovic (OM) 8-4.
Vidal/Xepoleas (PU) def. Stephens/Verboven (OM) 8-6.
Green Doubles Consolation
Kucharova/Muller (AU) def. Robbins/El Kamash (OM) 8-1
Orange Singles
Quarterfinals -- Monique Albuquerque (UM) def. Caroline Rohde-Moe (OM) 6-3, 7-6; Mai El Kamash (OM) def. Daniela Vidal (PU) 6-7, 6-2, 6-2.
Semifinals – El Kamash (OM) def. Albuquerque (UM) 6-4, 7-6.
Erin Stephens (OM) def. Kimmy Twelker (Barry) 6-0, 6-0; Rohde-Moe (OM) def. Vidal (PU) 6-4, 7-5.
Green Singles
Quarterfinals – Melissa Bolivar (UM) def. Marija Milutinovic (OM) 6-3, 6-4.
Milutinovic (OM) def. Jackie Kasler (AU) 6-2, 7-6; Iris Verboven (OM) def. Andjela Djokovic (PU) 7-5, 6-3; Allie Robbins (OM) def. Maria Reis (Barry) 6-1, 6-3; Robbins (OM) def. Krisztina Kapitany (PU) 6-2, 6-2.

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