Lagvilava rallies past Movchan to capture No. 1 singles title at Army

Senior Nini Lagvilava

Sept. 24, 2012

1st Singles | 2nd Singles | 3rd Singles | 4th Singles | A Doubles | B Doubles

West Point, N.Y. - Senior Nini Lagvilava (Tbilsi, Georgia) rallied from a set down to defeat teammate and sophomore Polina Movchan (Kiev, Ukraine) in the finals of No. 1 singles at the West Point Invitational Sunday afternoon.

Movchan captured the first set, 7-6, but Lagvilava took the second set, 6-2. The final set went to Lagvilava, 10-8 as she took home her second straight No. 1 singles title.

The women's team will be back in action on October 19 at the ITA Regional Championships at Army. The men's squad will travel to Dartmouth in two weeks for the Dartmouth Invitational on October 5.