September 9, 2008

Lady Saints Compete in First Fall Tournament

Brevard, NC – The North Georgia College & State University women’s tennis team competed at the Brevard Mountain Invitation over the weekend as the Lady Saints sent four players into action. 

The Tournament, hostest by Brevard College consisted of Carson-Newman, Pfeiffer University, Brevard College, Georgia Southern, West Virginia, and North Georgia.

The Lady Saints started in doubles action as Maria Dreaden and Velina Boteva advanced to the semifinals of the B Flight back draw before falling 8-1 to Georgia Southern.

Meredith Cash and Ashley Jordan competed in the C Flight and found themselves in the back draw finals before falling 8-4 to Carson-Newman.

In singles action, Dreaden and Boteva advanced to the second round of the B Flight back draw, before falling to Carson-Newman and West Virginia respectively. Jordan advanced to the C Flight back draw semi finals in the top part of the bracket before falling to Cassie Moulton of Carson-Newman, while Cash advanced to the finals through the bottom of the bracket before falling 6-1, 0-6 (10-7) to Moulton in the championship.