Kostenko — a native of Ukraine — and Thompson highlighted the Bears’ opening day, knocking out No. 10-seeded SMU’s Lana Mavor and Drew Morris 8-5.
A sophomore from Oklahoma City, Okla., Thompson advanced to the Round of 16 with a 6-2, 6-2 win over Lamar’s Megan Do to open Baylor’s singles competition. She then fell to Gabriel Cortes of Houston, 6-1, 3-6, 1-0 (3).
Two fold, Paula Baranano and Daniella Dimitrov advanced to the second round with a bye and will face Abilene Christian’s Masha Vrsalovic and Andrea Guerrero at 3 p.m.
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Brooke Thompson def. Lamar’s Megan Do, 6-2, 6-2
Houston’s Gabriel Cortes defeats. Thompson, 6-1, 3-6, 1-0 (3)
Lyubov Kostenko and Brooke Thompson def. SMU’s Lana Mavor and Drew Morris, 8-5.
Brooke Thompson vs. Grace Thomas (Texas) – TBD
Paula Baranano and Daniella Dimitrov vs. Masha Vrsalovic and Andrea Guerrero of Abilene Christian – 3 p.m.