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Stillwater, Okla. – In what was an all-SEC NCAA Division I Women’s Tennis National Championship match, it was the Texas A&M Aggies who walked away with their program’s first NCAA National Championship after taking down Georgia 4-1 in today’s championship match at the Greenwood Tennis Center located on the campus of Oklahoma State University.

After reaching the national championship match in 2013 but falling short to Stanford, the Aggies made no mistake in their second appearance in 2024, taking down Georgia for the first time all season when the stakes were the highest.

Beginning outdoors, both teams had to adapt early as play was halted about halfway through the doubles point due to weather causing the remainder of the match to be played indoors. This switch of surface proved to be in the favor of the Aggies tonight as once play resumed indoors, Texas A&M put their foot on the gas and never looked back until the title was in their hands.

Using wins from the No. 2 and No. 3 doubles positions, it would be Carson Branstine and Lucciana Perez winning 6-4 from the No. 2 position while Nicole Khirin and Jeanette Mireles earned a 6-3 victory from the No. 3 position. The third match would go unfinished at the No. 1 position as Georgia held the 5-4 lead over Mia Kupres and Mary Stoiana.

With the crowd and momentum behind them, Texas A&M would not show any signs of slowing down in singles play, winning four first sets over the Bulldogs. Closing it out in straight sets on courts No. 1 and No. 5, the Aggies now held a 3-1 lead in the match as the Bulldogs gained their only point of the night from a straight set win on the No. 4 singles court.

In a race to the finish between Branstine on court No. 2 and Khirin on court No. 3, it would ultimately be Khirin who would deliver the clinch for Texas A&M, delivering a 6-4, 3-6, 6-1 win on court No. 3 to secure the first national title in program history for the Aggies.

Texas A&M becomes the fifth SEC team to win the NCAA Division I Women’s Tennis National Championship since 2010 as they join Florida (2011, 2012, 2014) and Vanderbilt (2015) as the most recent title winners from the conference.

More information about the match and Texas A&M’s road to the final can be found below.

Box Score

Doubles No. 1 – Aysegul Mert and Dasha Vidmanova (UGA) vs. Mia Kupres and Mary Stoiana (TAMU), 5-4 (unf.)
Doubles No. 2 – Carson Branstine and Lucciana Perez (TAMU) def. Guillermina Grant and Mai Nirundorn (UGA), 6-4
Doubles No. 3 – Nicole Khirin and Jeanette Mireles (TAMU) def. Anastasiia Lopata and Mell Reasco (UGA), 6-3

Singles No. 1 – Mary Stoiana (TAMU) def. Dasha Vidmanova (UGA), 6-1, 7-6 (4)
Singles No. 2 – Carson Branstine vs. Alexandra Vecic (UGA), 6-2, 5-7, 5-0 (unf)
Singles No. 3 – Nicole Khirin (TAMU) def. Mell Reasco (UGA), 6-4, 3-6, 6-1
Singles No. 4 – Anastasiia Lopata (UGA) def. Mia Kupres (TAMU), 6-4, 6-1
Singles No. 5 – Lucciana Perez (TAMU) def. Guillermina Grant (UGA), 6-2, 7-6 (2)
Singles No. 6 – Mai Nirundorn (UGA) vs. Jeanette Mireles (TAMU), 7-6 (5), 4-5 (unf)

Road To The Final

Round One: defeated Texas A&M, Corpus Christi 4-0
Round Two: defeated Oklahoma 4-0
Round Three: defeated North Carolina 4-1
Quarterfinals: defeated Virginia 4-1
Semifinals: defeated Tennessee 4-1
Finals: defeated Georgia 4-1

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