February 26, 2011

Lady Saints Soar Past Falcons 9-0 for PBC Victory

DAHLONEGA, GA – The North Georgia women's tennis team picked up another Peach Belt Conference victory on Saturday afternoon, blanking the University of Montevallo 9-0 at the Yahoola Creek Tennis Complex.

The Lady Saints improve to 5-2 on the year, and move a game over the .500 mark at 2-1 in Peach Belt Conference action. The Falcons drop to 2-6 overall with the loss and stay winless in league action at 0-3 on the year.

North Georgia dominated in doubles play, surrendered just six total games to take a commanding 3-0 lead into singles action.

The Lady Saints would not let up their, taking all six singles matches in straight sets to blank Montevallo 9-0. North Georgia only surrendered more than two games in a single set one time, while Laura Chapman, Juliana Chiang, and Matilda Watson all took 6-0 victories in their opening sets.

The Lady Saints return to action on Sunday afternoon, welcoming 9th-Clayton State to town for another Peach Belt Conference match. First serve against the Lakers at the Yahoola Creek Tennis Complex is set for 2:00 p.m.

North Georgia 9, Montevallo 0
Feb 26, 2011 at Dahlonega, GA (Yahoola Creek Tennis Complex)

Singles competition
1. Laura Chapman (NGCSUW) def. Calli Robinson (UM) 6-0, 6-2
2. Stasa Vujosevic (NGCSUW) def. Helene Nordgreen (UM) 6-2, 6-1
3. Juliana Chiang (NGCSUW) def. Kodi Bobo (UM) 6-0, 6-1
4. Audrey Marlette (NGCSUW) def. Kayla Hackett (UM) 6-1, 6-2
5. Jordan Poole (NGCSUW) def. Amy McGucken (UM) 7-6 (7-4), 6-1
6. Matilda Watson (NGCSUW) def. Yulia Shvetsova (UM) 6-0, 6-2
Doubles competition
1. Stasa Vujosevic/Laura Chapman (NGCSUW) def. Helene Nordgreen/Calli Robinson (UM) 8-2
2. Juliana Chiang/Jordan Poole (NGCSUW) def. Kayla Hackett/Kodi Bobo (UM) 8-1
3. Audrey Marlette/Matilda Watson (NGCSUW) def. Amy McGucken/Yulia Shvetsova (UM) 8-3