Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Surviladze Impressive in Beating Spilca.(Final)

Byline: Glen Rosales For the Journal

No. 2 Seed Shows Who's Best in City

It was supposed to be a showdown between two of the best girls tennis players that Albuquerque has to offer.

Instead, Saturday's finals of the Farmers City Tennis Championships, which determine the unofficial Albuquerque crown, turned into a coronation for Sandia junior Nina Surviladze.

The tournament's No. 2 seed demolished top-seed Mariana Spilca of Sandia Prep 6-3, 6-0 at Albuquerque Academy to emphatically grab the first-place trophy.

In the doubles finals, the Del Norte duo of Ashley Rodgers and Ivana Moquino, seeded fourth, handily upset the second-seeded Cibola team of Brianna Huss and Delila Baldonado 6-1, 6-3. …

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