W-Tennis: No. 10 Marta Lesniak Wins USTA/ITA National Indoor Championship

Go smu! Marta Lesniak
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Marta Lesniak
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Nov. 6, 2011

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FLUSHING, N.Y. (SMU) --- No. 10 Marta Lesniak won the USTA/ITA National Indoor Collegiate Championship with a 7-5, 6-1 victory against No. 26 Joanna Mather of Florida in the final on Sunday at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. Lesniak won five matches in four days en route to the title. She topped four opponents ranked No. 26 or higher, including two ranked in the top five. Lesniak is now 17-3 on the season and 102-18 (.850) for her career. She moves her into third at SMU in career wins and ranks second in career winning percentage.

Singles Main Draw
1st Rnd (32) - No. 10 Marta Lesniak (SMU) def. Sabrina Santamaria (USC) 7-6(1), 6-0
2nd Rnd (16) - No. 10 Marta Lesniak (SMU) def. No. 5 Lauren Embree (Florida) 3-6, 6-1, 6-3
QF - No. 10 Marta Lesniak (SMU) def. No. 17 Mallory Burdette (Stanford) 6-3, 6-1
SF - No. 10 Marta Lesniak (SMU) def. No. 4 Denise Dy (Washington) 7-6(2), 1-6, 6-4
F - No. 10 Marta Lesniak (SMU) def. No. 26 Joanna Mather (Florida) 7-5, 6-1

SMU Career Singles Wins
119 Jennifer Santrock (1986-89)
112 Stephanie Fess (1981-84)
102 Marta Lesniak (2008-present)
101 Jean-Marie Sterling (1985-88)