May 20, 2014
ATHENS, Ga. - For the second match in a row, Tennessee freshman Eve Repic will face off against Abigail Tere-Apisah of Georgia State, this time in the NCAA Singles Championship First Round.
Repic and Tere-Apisah will square off at 10 a.m. Wednesday morning.
The twosome last met in the first round of the NCAA Team Tournament on May 9. No. 22 ranked Tere-Apisah got the better of Repic with a 6-2, 6-0 win.
Repic, who was named a second alternate to the NCAA Tournament field during the selection show, earned a spot in the field of 64 last Wednesday.
The Oakville, Ontario native enters the tournament ranked No. 61 in the nation. This postseason she was named to the All-SEC Second Team and SEC All-Freshman Team and earned ITA Ohio Valley Regional Rookie of the Year honors.
Entering competition, Repic has tallied a 22-13 singles record, 13-10 in dual match action with all of her matches coming from the No. 1 spot. She is 8-8 against ranked opponents in 2013-14.