March 6, 2010

Lady Saints Win Third Straight, Run by Hurricanes

DAHLONEGA, GA – The North Georgia women’s tennis teams continued to roll on Saturday afternoon, winning their third straight match with a 5-4 victory over the visiting Hurricanes of Georgia Southwestern in Peach Belt Conference action.

The Lady Saints improve to 5-3 overall on the season, and move a game over the .500 mark at 3-2 in Peach Belt Conference action. The Hurricanes have now lost five of their last six, falling to 4-7 overall and 0-5 in league action.

North Georgia swept the doubles, holding a 3-0 lead heading to singles play where the Lady Saints grabbed wins at No. 2 and No. 4 singles to come away with the victory.

The Lady Saints return to action on Sunday afternoon, playing host to 8th-ranked Columbus State University in another Peach Belt Conference match. First serve is set for 2:00 p.m. against the Lady Cougars at the NGCSU Tennis Complex.


Singles competition
1. Leady Cuellar (GSWW) def. Stasa Vujoseciv (NGCSUW) 6-4, 7-6 (7-5)
2. Juliana Chiong (NGCSUW) def. Mollie McGowan (GSWW) 7-5, 6-1
3. Lauren Grogan (GSWW) def. Ashley Marie Jordan (NGCSUW) 6-3, 6-1
4. Jordan Poole (NGCSUW) def. Monica Osam (GSWW) 6-0, 6-2
5. Melinda Vansant (GSWW) def. Sara Vaughters (NGCSUW) 6-2, 6-1
6. Katie Adamson (GSWW) def. Matilda Watson (NGCSUW) 6-0, 7-5
Doubles competition
1. Brittany Smith/Stasa Vujoseciv (NGCSUW) def. Leady Cuellar/Lauren Grogan (GSWW) 9-7
2. Juliana Chiong/Jordan Poole (NGCSUW) def. Monica Osam/Melinda Vansant (GSWW) 8-6
3. Ashley Marie Jordan/Matilda Watson (NGCSUW) def. Mollie McGowan/Leigh Adams (GSWW) 8-1
Match Notes
Georgia Southwestern 4-7, 0-5 PBC
North Georgia 5-3, 3-2 PBC