ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Colorado's tennis team wrapped up its 2016 fall season on Friday as the Buffaloes were eliminated in the late round of the ITA Mountain Regional Championships.
Two doubles pairs reached the quarterfinals.
Jeannez Daniel and Chloe Hule defeated Taylah Beckman and Kate Cusick 8-2, before getting edged 8-7 (7) by Vivienne Kulicke and Milou Pietersz from UTEP in the quarterfinals.
Meanwhile, Nuria Ormeño Ruiz and Louise Ronaldson also cruised to an impressive win over 43rd-ranked Blaga Delic and Sheila Morales (Nevada), 8-3. However, the CU pair bowed out in the quarterfinals 8-7 (3) to Utah's Taylor Calton and Jena Cheng.
CU was the only school with two teams in the doubles quarterfinals.
In singles play, Ormeño Ruiz was upset in the Round of 16. Entering the tournament ranked No. 110 in the nation and the No. 2 seed, Ormeño Ruiz fell 7-5, 6-3 to Nevada's Morales.
In the Back Draw, Daniel won 6-2, 7-6 (3) over Mercedes Lopez (UNLV), and Chloe Hule defeated Hanna Kantenwein (Boise State) 6-3, 7-5.