March 4, 2012

4th-Ranked Pirates Stay Perfect with 9-0 Win Over Lady Saints

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SAVANNAH, GA – The North Georgia women's tennis team dropped their fourth straight match on Sunday afternoon, falling 9-0 to 4th-ranked and undefeated Armstrong Atlantic in Peach Belt Conference action at Beacon Park.

For the second straight conference match the Lady Saints (5-5, 0-3 PBC) were shutout, while No. 4 Armstrong (7-0, 5-0 PBC) remained perfect with their seventh shutout of the young season.

In doubles action only the duo of Nela Handa/Maria V Casseres Romero were able to score point as they fell 8-3 at No. 3 doubles.

The Lady Saints were overmatched in singles action, dropping all of the matches in straight sets.

North Georgia looks to get back to their winning ways on March 10, when they host Erskine. First serve is scheduled for 10:00 am.

#4 Armstrong 9, North Georgia 0
Mar 04, 2012 at Savannah, Ga. (Bacon Park)

Singles competition
1. #2 Barbora Krtickova (ARMSTRNG) def. Natalia Escobar (NGWOMEN) 6-1, 6-0
2. #6 Aleksndra Filipovski (ARMSTRNG) def. Juliana Chiang (NGWOMEN) 6-0, 6-0
3. Olga Kalodzitsa (ARMSTRNG) def. Audrey Marlette (NGWOMEN) 6-1, 6-1
4. #18 Kathleen Henry (ARMSTRNG) def. Jordan Poole (NGWOMEN) 6-0, 6-1
5. #23 Clara Perez (ARMSTRNG) def. Nela Handac (NGWOMEN) 6-1, 6-0
6. Jessica Gardefjord (ARMSTRNG) def. Maria Romero (NGWOMEN) 6-1, 6-2
Doubles competition
1. #2 Aleksndra Filipovski/Barbora Krtickova (ARMSTRNG) def. Natalia Escobar/Juliana Chiang (NGWOMEN) 8-0
2. Marlen Hacke/Olga Kalodzitsa (ARMSTRNG) def. Audrey Marlette/Jordan Poole (NGWOMEN) 8-0
3. #7 Kathleen Henry/Clara Perez (ARMSTRNG) def. Nela Handac/Maria Romero (NGWOMEN) 8-3
Match Notes
North Georgia 5-5, 0-3 PBC
Armstrong 6-0, 4-0 PBC; National ranking #4
T-2:25 A-50