Thongdach was matched with Denise Dy, a Pac-10 Conference player from Washington. Dy started strong, winning the first set 6-2 but after that, it was all Thongdach and her missile-like 100-mile-an-hour serve.
With the win Thongdach advances to the next round of the tournament against Ellah Nze of Duke. Nze easily disposed of Washington State, 6-0, 6-4. It seems the Pac-10 Conference is not starting out too well.
Thongdach and Nze will take to the University of Georgia courts at 9:30 a.m. Mountain Time tomorrow. , Duke Elisabeth Fournier, Washington St.
After a very short rest, the NCAA is making Thongdach play her doubles match with partner Lauren Megale at 2:30 in the afternoon. What's more the Boise State pair will be meeting #17 Alexa Guarachi and Courtney McLane of Alabama.
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