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Claudia Yanes Garcia, who earned the No. 2 seed in the qualifying draw for the main singles bracket, won her opening match over Viktorija Demcenkova from Eastern Kentucky, 6-0, 6-3, before topping Luisa Zirilli from Middle Tennessee, 6-1, 6-1, to advance to the main draw.
She continued the momentum in the main draw with an opening round win up an upset of the No. 4 seed Justina Mikulskyte from Kentucky, 1-6, 7-6 (6), 6-3.
Yanes Garcia’s run ended when she fell to Anzhelika Shapovalova from Miami of Ohio 7-5, 6-4.
Lidia Yanes Garcia earned an outright spot in the main draw and opened play with a 6-4, 6-4 win over Yi Chi Ma of East Tennessee State. Her main draw run ended after a 2-6, 6-3, 6-4 loss to No. 9 seed Emma Kurtz from Vanderbilt.
In the B Flight singles draw, Helena Kuppig won her opening match, 7-5, 6-4, over Suzanna Stapler from Belmont before bowing out to the No. 5 seed Gaby Paul, 6-3, 7-5, from Memphis.
Ana Alberston lost her opening round match, 7-6(5), 5-7, 6-3, to No. 5 seed McKenzie Barco from Chattanooga.
The Garcia sisters fought their way through the qualifying doubles bracket with a pair of wins to advance to the main draw event. In their opening match they defeated Cloern and Brdicka from Wright State, 8-0, before sealing their place in the main draw with an 8-1 win over Viccars and Ma from East Tennessee State.
In the main draw, the duo won their first match, 8-4, over Argente/Demcenkova from Eastern Kentucky. They followed up with an 8-2 over Edwards/Patton from Chattanooga. Their run ended at the hands of the No. 2 seed Sharma/Kurtz from Vanderbilt, 8-5.
The event ended the fall slate for the Govs.