March 20, 2011

45th-Ranked Jags Topple Lady Saints in PBC Play

AUGUSTA, GA – The North Georgia women's tennis team dropped their second match in as many days on Sunday afternoon, falling 9-0 to 45th-ranked Augusta State University at the Newman Tennis Center in Peach Belt Conference action.

The Lady Saints fall to 7-8 overall on the year and 2-6 in Peach Belt Conference action, while the Jaguars improve to 8-6 overall and 3-3 in league action.

North Georgia dropped all three points in doubles action, with the closest match coming at No. 2 where Victoria Lindqvist and Roberta Oliveira defeated Audrey Marlette and Juliana Chiang 8-5.

The Lady Saints were unable to claim a set in singles action, falling in straight sets in all six matches, but Stasa Vujosevic put up the biggest fight at No. 2 singles, falling 7-6 (7-2), 6-0 as Augusta State cruised to a 9-0 victory.

North Georgia returns to action on Saturday, March 26, welcoming Lander University to town for a Peach Belt Conference match. First serve at the Yahoola Creek Tennis Complex is set for 1:00 p.m.

#45 Augusta State 9, North Georgia 0
Mar 20, 2011 at Augusta, GA (Newman Tennis Center)

Singles competition
1. Victoria Lindqvist (ASU) def. Laura Chapman (NGCSUW) 6-2, 6-4
2. Marina Ferreria (ASU) def. Stasa Vujosevic (NGCSUW) 7-6 (7-2), 6-0
3. Bianca Machado (ASU) def. Juliana Chiang (NGCSUW) 6-1, 6-1
4. Julie Fontaine (ASU) def. Audrey Marlette (NGCSUW) 6-4, 7-5
5. Camila Correa (ASU) def. Jordan Poole (NGCSUW) 6-3, 6-2
6. Roberta Oliveira (ASU) def. Matilda Watson (NGCSUW) 6-0, 6-0
Doubles competition
1. Marina Ferreria/Bianca Machado (ASU) def. Stasa Vujosevic/Laura Chapman (NGCSUW) 8-3
2. Victoria Lindqvist/Roberta Oliveira (ASU) def. Audrey Marlette/Juliana Chiang (NGCSUW) 8-5
3. Camila Correa/Julie Fontaine (ASU) def. Jordan Poole/Matilda Watson (NGCSUW) 8-0