BYU advances four players to semis in BYU Invitational

PROVO, Utah -- Jodi Richardson, Dominique Reynolds, Lindsay Ferrell and Elyse Jensen of BYU each advanced to the semifinals in each of the four singles tournaments at the BYU Invitational on Thursday held at the BYU tennis courts.

The BYU doubles team of Richardson and Brooke Ferney also advanced to the second round by defeating Freida Kareld and Cassie Kasteler of Utah.

The three-day tournament includes four singles tournaments and two doubles tournaments. The semifinals will be played on Friday and the finals will be on Saturday at 10 a.m.

Other Utah teams at the Invitational include Utah State, Utah and Weber State. The results from these schools are posted below.

Utah State

First Round

Jocee Mason lost to Laura Nigro (AFA)

Amy Thatcher lost to Tamara Filipovic (WSU) Wash. St.

Tracy Bertagna lost to Stacy Kneese (WYO)

Johanna Johnson lost to Anna Dybicz (WSU)

Amelia Martinez lost to Viktoria Gimberg (BSU)

Jackie Ellis lost to Brianna Beauchene (WS)

Second Round

Mason lost to Dana Delancey (WS)

Thatcher didn't play

Bertagna beat Gimberg (BSU)

Johnson lost to Reynosa (WS) Weber St.

Martinez had a bye

Ellis lost to Parlena Del Monte (WYO)

University of Utah

First Round

Freida Kareld lost to Brooke Ferney (BYU)

Cassie Kasteler lost to Renata Stoop (BSU)

Second Round

Kareld lost to Jenny Bowman (WYO)

Kasteler

Weber State

First Round

Therina Steenkamp DNP

Lenka Zacharova defeated Jenny Bowman (WYO)

Dana Delancey lost to Stacy McKenna (WSU)

Kim Sen defeated Toni Terhaar WYO)

Claudia Oropeza defeated Zorma Rogonovic (WSU)

Veronica Reynosa lost to Morena Josovic (CSU)

Brianna Beauchene defeated Jackie Ellis (USU)

Second Round

Therina Steenkamp DNP

Lenka Zacharova defeated Brooke Ferney (BYU)

Dana Delancey defeated Jocee Mason (USU)

Kim Sen lost to Tamara Filipovic (WSU)

Claudia Oropeza lost to Sofi Espinoza (WYO)

Veronica Reynosa defeated Johanna Johnson (USU)

Brianna Beauchene lost to Monick Vandervan (USU)