Sophomore Hristina Dishkova
Oct. 20, 2013
FORT WORTH, Texas (SMU) – Sophomore Hristina Dishkova fell in the consolation semifinals to Texas freshman Pippa Horn in straight sets, 6-2, 6-4, on day four of the ITA Texas Regional.
With the loss, Dishkova fell to 4-4 overall this fall but she recorded an overall mark of 3-2 at the Regional.
To reach the consolation semifinals, Dishkova won four straight matches that began after an opening round setback to TCU senior Millie Nichols in three sets.
The first of her four straight wins came on day two of the Regional against UTSA sophomore Alena Shichkova, in the consolation round of 32. She then defeated Rice sophomore Solomiya Zinko in the consolation round of 16 and the quarterfinals, respectively, to advance into today’s consolation semifinal match.
SMU is back in action at Metroplex Mania in Denton, Texas on Nov. 1-3.
ITA Texas Regional
Day 5 Results
Pippa Horn (UT) def. Hristina Dishkova (SMU), 6-2, 6-4