Holly Cao Set to Play in NCAA Tournament
Photo of Holly Cao courtesy of DSPics.com.
Sophomore Holly Cao is in Athens, Ga., May 26-31, for the NCAA
Singles Tournament. The Sydney, Australia native will face
Northwestern’s Maria Mosolova in the opening round May 26.
The match is set to begin at 2 p.m. Live stats and free video
streaming of each match can be found here.
Cao tallied a 15-4 mark in dual matches this spring, including a 5-2 record in Ivy League play. She won seven of her final nine matches while playing the entire season at the No. 1 singles spot. Cao, currently ranked No. 73 in the nation and No. 1 in the Northeast region, is the only player from the Ivy League in the field of 64.
Mosolova, ranked No. 13, holds a 20-7 record in dual matches and an 8-1 mark against Big Ten opponents.
The winner of the first round match will move on to the second round, May 27, and face either Denise Muresan of Michigan, or North Carolina’s Katrina Tsang.