The Coleman Vision Championship is back and better than ever

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – Professional tennis is back in New Mexico as Tanoan Country Club plays host yet again this year for the Coleman Vision Championships. It’s the 19th year that this tournament has been played, and there is even more top tier players competing this year.

Sunday started off the tournament with qualifying singles matches. Reigning 6A state champion Ivana Corley of Eldorado was a wild card pick that had a chance to qualify on Sunday but fell short. She lost in 2 sets to 873rd ranked tennis player Emina Betkas. She misses the cut this year, but it looks to be another competitive field heading into the main draw matches which start on Tuesday.

Here is a look at the schedule on Monday for the Qualifying round:

Singles Qualifying

Court 5/Stadium Court

10:00 AM                    Emina BEKTAS (USA) vs. Carol ZHAO (CAN)

Followed by                Lauren ALBANESE (USA) [2] vs. Ashley WEINHOLD (USA)

Followed by                Caroline DOLEHIDE (USA) vs. Ana VRLJIC (CRO) [6]



Followed by                Valeria SOLOVYEVA (RUS) [1] vs. Ema BURGIC BUCKO (BIH)


Court 2

10:00 AM                    Marie BOUZKOVA (CZE) [4] vs. Sabrina SANTAMARIEA (USA)

Followed by                Caitlin WHORISKEY (USA) vs. Renata ZARAZUA (MEX) [7]

Court 3

10:00 AM                    Katie BOULTER (GBR) vs. Anna ZAJA (GER) [8]

Followed by                Maria SANCHEZ (USA) [3] vs. Sanaz MARAND (USA)


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