Cardinal's Nicole Gibbs returns to NCAA singles championship
Poor weather in Urbana, Ill. moved inside to the Atkins Indoor Tennis Center. It took Gibbs just 54 minutes to defeat the Longhorns' freshman. After dropping the third game of the first set to Addison, the Cardinal All-American won seven games in a row. Despite the match's brisk pace, Gibbs found herself in a familiar position, getting ready for Monday's NCAA title match:
— StanfordWTennis (@StanfordWTennis) May 26, 2013
Gibbs will now face Mary Weatherholt of Nebraska. The No. 11 seed won her semifinals matchup over Alabama's Alexa Guarachi in equally strong fashion (6-0, 6-3). But on the eve of another title opportunity, the defending NCAA champion is taking the time to give credit to her school:
— Nicole Gibbs (@Gibbsyyyy) May 26, 2013
Monday's Gibbs-Weatherholt national championship final is set to begin approximately at 11 a.m. PT, depending on weather conditions. The match will be live streamed on NCAA.com.