Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

One Match Away From Sister Act.(Final)

Byline: Jason W. Brooks For the Journal

Del Norte senior Carrie Heincelman has played Sandia freshman Anna Surviladze twice this season without beating her. Today, she will get another chance.

By ousting Cibola's Jacie Jenkins 6-3, 6-3 on Wednesday at Albuquerque Academy, Heincelman advanced to the semifinals of the girls Class 5A state singles championships. She meets Surviladze at 8 a.m. at the Albuquerque Tennis Complex.

"If my serve is on, I'll be OK," said Heincelman of the showdown. "I've just got to stay focused."

The winner will play the survivor between Sandia's Nina Surviladze and Hobbs' Sara Baker a rematch of last year's singles final. …

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