Elbaba is the #6 seed in the tournament, and opened with a 6-2, 1-6, 6-3 win over Emina Bektas of Michigan. She advances to play Chanelle Van Nguyen of UCLA at 1pm EDT today.
The defending NCAA Singles Champion defeated Taylor Davidson of Stanford, 3 & 3. Collins, who is seeded in the 9-16 pool will play Michigan's Ronit Yurovsky at 12:30 EDT.
Nauta drew the tall order of playing the tournament's #1 seed, Robin Anderson of UCLA in the opening round, and lost 6-1, 6-3. Anderson has only lost two matches all year, and made the All-Tournament team in the women's team tournament at #1 singles.
Kwiatkowski rolled through 9-16 seed Gonzales Austin of Vanderbilt, 6-4, 6-0. He will play Denis Nguyen from Harvard today at 11:00 EDT.
Shane is the #8 seed in the tournament, and narrowly defeated Ohio State's Mikael Torpegaard, 6-4, 2-6, 7-6(6). He advances to play Benjamin Lock from Florida State at noon.
It is with a glad but heavy heart that we close the door on Frank's Virginia career. A day after he clinched Virginia's second team championship, Frank lost to Baylor's Maxime Tchoutakian by a score of 4-6, 6-3, 6-2.
Ryan Shane/Luca Corinteli
Virginia's top doubles team will play their first round match Wednesday as well, facing Harry Jadun and John Patrick Mullane of Michigan State at 4:30 EDT.