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APSU’s Lidia Yanes Garcia Drops Opener at ITA Masters to No. 8 Ranked Jasmine Lee

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APSU Women's Tennis - Austin Peay State UniversityMalibu, CALidia Yanes Garcia lost both of her opening matches Thursday morning at the 2016 Oracle ITA Masters – Powered by UTR at the Malibu Racquet Club.

Yanes Garcia and her mixed doubles partner, Andrew Watson from Memphis, lost their opening match 6-0 to Bryce Shankle and Max Tchoutakin from Baylor.

Austin Peay Womens Tennis' Lidia Yanes Garcia. (APSU Sports Information)
Austin Peay Womens Tennis’ Lidia Yanes Garcia. (APSU Sports Information)

Minutes later, Yanes Garcia took the court against No. 8 ranked Jasmine Lee from Mississippi State.

Yanes Garcia dropped the first set 6-1, but rebounded in the second set. After taking a 5-2 lead over Lee, the No. 8 ranked player answered to take the 7-5 set win.

Yanes Garcia will play in a consolation match Friday morning.

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