February 16, 2009

Lady Saints Fall at UNC Pembroke in PBC Action

UNC Pembroke 5, North Georgia 4

PEMBROKE, NC – The North Georgia women’s tennis team picked up a pair of victories in doubles and singles Monday afternoon, but came up short in a bid to pick of their first victory of the season, falling 5-4 at UNC Pembroke in Peach Belt Conference action.

Meredith Cash and Ashley Marie Jordan picked up an 8-3 victory, while Katherine Harrison and Mallory Perloff came away with an 8-4 win in doubles action.

In singles play, Cash was at it again, defeating Meredith Pierson 6-1, 4-6, 6-3 to claim victory, while Harrison came away with a 6-3, 6-3 win over Christian Minnick.

Singles competition
1. Linda Tatala-Colin (UNCP) def. Velina Boteva (NGCSUW) 6-0, 6-0
2. Jenna McGary (UNCP) def. Maria Dreaden (NGCSUW) 6-3, 6-0
3. Katherine Harrison (NGCSUW) def. Christian Minnick (UNCP) 6-3, 6-3
4. Meredith Cash (NGCSUW) def. Meredith Pierson (UNCP) 6-1, 4-6, 6-3
5. Janna Oxendine (UNCP) def. Ashley Marie Jordan (NGCSUW) 6-4, 6-1
6. M. Quintero Prieto (UNCP) def. Mallory Perloff (NGCSUW) 6-0, 6-0

Doubles competition
1. Linda Tatala-Colin/Jenna McGary (UNCP) def. Velina Boteva/Maria Dreaden (NGCSUW) 8-0
2. Meredith Cash/Ashley Marie Jordan (NGCSUW) def. Christian Minnick/M. Quintero Prieto (UNCP) 8-3
3. Katherine Harrison/Mallory Perloff (NGCSUW) def. Janna Oxendine/Meredith Pierson (UNCP) 8-4

Match Notes
North Georgia 0-5, 0-3 PBC
UNC Pembroke 4-0, 1-0 PBC
Order of finish: Doubles (1,3,2); Singles (5,1,3,2,4,6)