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Oudin cruises into Memphis quarterfinals

Oudin cruises into Memphis quarterfinals

MEMPHIS, Feb. 17 (UPI) -- American teenager Melanie Oudin easily advanced to the quarterfinals Wednesday in the Regions Morgan Keegan & Cellular South Cup tennis tournament in Memphis.

Oudin reaches second round in Memphis

MEMPHIS, Feb. 16 (UPI) -- American Melanie Oudin Tuesday rolled into the second round of the Regions Morgan Keegan Championships & the Cellular South Cup tennis event in Memphis.
Petrova, Kirilenko reach semis in Ohio

Petrova, Kirilenko reach semis in Ohio

MASON, Ohio, Aug. 15 (UPI) -- Russian Nadia Petrova scored a one-hour, straight-set victory Friday to reach the semifinals of the Western and Southern Financial Group Women's Open in Ohio.

Kinlenko wins; Peer, Cibulkova bow out

BARCELONA, Spain, June 10 (UPI) -- Second-seeded Russian Maria Kirilenko won but top-seeded Israeli Shahar Peer and third-seeded Slovakian Dominika Cibulkova lost Tuesday at the Barcelona KIA.

Petrova a first-round winner in Istanbul

ISTANBUL, Turkey, May 20 (UPI) -- Nadia Petrova rolled to a first-round victory Tuesday at the $200,000 Istanbul Cup tennis tournament.
Medina Garrigues makes Morocco 2nd round

Medina Garrigues makes Morocco 2nd round

FES, Morocco, April 29 (UPI) -- No. 1 seeded Anabel Medina Garrigues roared back from a deficit Tuesday for a first-round win in the $145,000 Moroccan Grand Prix tennis tournament.
Upsets mark second round at Pattaya Open

Upsets mark second round at Pattaya Open

PATTAYA, Thailand, Feb. 7 (UPI) -- No. 2-seeded Casey Dellacqua was among three upset victims Thursday in second-round play at the $170,000 Pattaya Women's Open tennis tournament in Thailand.
Tanasugarn an upset winner in Thailand

Tanasugarn an upset winner in Thailand

PATTAYA, Thailand, Feb. 5 (UPI) -- Local favorite Tamarine Tanasugarn and Ekaterina Bychkova won first-round upsets Tuesday at the $170,000 Pattaya Women's Open tennis tournament in Thailand.
Jankovic escapes upset at Australian Open

Jankovic escapes upset at Australian Open

MELBOURNE, Jan. 14 (UPI) -- Third-seeded Jelena Jankovic fought off several match points before claiming a tough first-round victory Monday at the Australian Open.

Davenport a winner in Quebec City opener

QUEBEC CITY, Oct. 30 (UPI) -- American Lindsay Davenport continued her comeback Tuesday by beating seventh-seeded Angelique Kerber of Germany in the first round of the Bell Challenge.

Golovin takes Slovenia Open first rounder

PORTOROZ, Slovenia, Sept. 17 (UPI) -- Top-seeded Tatiana Golovin was a three-set winner Monday in the opening day of the $145,000 Slovenia Open hard-court tennis tournament.

Top seeds advance in San Diego

SAN DIEGO, Aug. 9 (UPI) -- Top-seeded Maria Sharapova advanced into the third round of the East West Bank Classic Wednesday when Eleni Daniilidou retired in the second set.

Hantuchova wins, Bartoli upset

STANFORD, Calif., July 26 (UPI) -- Daniela Hantuchova breezed into the quarterfinals but Marion Bartoli was bounced out of the $600,000 Bank of the West Classic Wednesday.

Peer punts Pin

STANFORD, Calif., July 25 (UPI) -- Fifth-seeded Israeli Shahar Peer defeated Camille Pin 7-6 (7-5) 6-2 Tuesday in the first round of the $600,000 Bank of the West Classic.

Srebotnik, Tu advance at Bank of the West

STANFORD, Calif., July 24 (UPI) -- Katarina Srebotnik bested Olga Poutchkova in straight sets Monday at the $600,000 Bank of the West Classic.
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Lilia Osterloh (born April 7, 1978 in Columbus, Ohio) is a tennis player from the United States, who started a professional career in August 1997. She reached her highest individual ranking in the WTA Tour in April 23, 2001, when she became World No. 41. Osterloh was eliminated in the quarterfinals of the women's tournament at the 1999 Pan American Games in Winnipeg, Canada, after losing to eventual gold medalist María Vento-Kabchi from Venezuela.

Osterloh attended Stanford University for one year during the 1996-1997 season, starting as a freshman at the team's #3 singles position and ending the season at the #1 singles position, compiling a 30–3 overall singles record. She also played doubles at the team's #1 doubles and #2 doubles positions. She then won the 1997 Division I NCAA Women's Tennis Championship in singles with a 6–1, 6–1 victory over Florida's freshman M.C. White and led her team to the 1997 NCAA team championship over Florida 5–1, Stanford's ninth team title. She was named All American in both singles and doubles and was Tennis magazine/Rolex College Player of the Year for 1997. After winning the NCAA championship, she earned a berth into the 1997 US Open women's singles main draw and decided to leave Stanford and turn professional.

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