February 19, 2010

Lady Saints Fend Off Braves 8-1 in Women's Tennis

DAHLONEGA, GA – The North Georgia women’s tennis swept all three doubles matches on their way to an 8-1 victory over visiting UNC Pembroke Friday afternoon in Peach Belt Conference action.

The Lady Saints improve to 2-1 overall on the season and 1-0 in the Peach Belt Conference, while the Braves fall to 1-2 overall and 0-1 in the league.

North Georgia returns to action on Sunday morning with second straight first Peach Belt Conference match of the season at Francis Marion University. First serve is set for 11:00 a.m. in Florence, South Carolina.

Singles competition
1. Stasa Vujoseciv (NGCSUW) def. Mia Winterbottom (UNCP) 6-2, 7-6 (7-2)
2. Brittany Smith (NGCSUW) def. Meredith Pierson (UNCP) 6-1, 6-2
3. Juliana Chiong (NGCSUW) def. Maricel Quintero (UNCP) 6-4, 6-2
4. Janna Oxendine (UNCP) def. Jordan Poole (NGCSUW) 6-3, 6-2
5. Ashley Marie Jordan (NGCSUW) def. Christian Minnick (UNCP) 6-4, 6-1
6. Matilda Watson (NGCSUW) def. Beverly Vause (UNCP) 5-7, 7-5, 10-4

Doubles competition
1. Brittany Smith/Juliana Chiong (NGCSUW) def. Maricel Quintero/Janna Oxendine (UNCP) 8-2
2. Stasa Vujoseciv/Jordan Poole (NGCSUW) def. Mia Winterbottom/Meredith Pierson (UNCP) 8-3
3. Ashley Marie Jordan/Matilda Watson (NGCSUW) def. Christian Minnick/Beverly Vause (UNCP) 8-2