OC Doubles Team Wins ITA Championship
The OC women’s doubles team of Lucie Sipkova and Hermon Brhane won the NAIA division of the USTA/Intercollegiate Tennis Association Small College Championships.
They advanced to the “Super Bowl” title match among all divisions (NCAA Division II and III, NAIA, junior college) and finished as the overall national runnerup.
Oklahoma Christian had a great collective showing at the ITA national championships. Both Brhane and men’s player Bruno Tiberti advanced to the NAIA singles finals. The men’s doubles team of Tiberti and Martin Poboril made it to the NAIA semifinals.
The Eagles and Lady Eagles, coached by Kris Miller (86), are ranked third and fourth, respectively in the latest NAIA national polls.
View more stories from the Spring 2012 issue of Vision magazine.