Women's Tennis Defeats North Florida, 6-1

March 25, 2004

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Freshman Emese Sulyos (Szolnok, Hungary) remained undefeated at No. 1 singles on the season at 18-0 with a straight-set victory over Camila Sagae as the JU women's tennis team defeated cross-town rival North Florida, 6-1, Wednesday at the UNF Tennis Complex.

The Dolphins opened the match by sweeping the doubles point, then took 5-for-6 singles matches. Sophomore Veronika Subertova (Bratislava, Slovakia) won 6-4, 6-0 at No. 2, Martina Strussova (Bratislava, Slovakia) won 6-3, 6-0 at No. 3 singles, junior Nisrine Hajbane (Casablanca, Morocco) won 7-6, 6-4 at No. 5 singles and senior Kristina Puck (Hamburg, Germany) won 3-6, 6-1, 6-3 at No. 6 singles.

Sulyos and Subertova combined for their ninth No. 1 doubles win of the season after defeating Liliana Hung and Julie Stoppelli, 8-3. Packer and Hajbane claimed victory at No. 2 doubles and Strussova and Puck took No. 3 doubles.

The Dolphins return to action when they travel to Stetson on Saturday, April 3 for their final conference match of the season. JU is currently atop the conference standings with wins over UCF, Mercer and Gardner-Webb.

Jacksonville 6, North Florida 1

Singles 1. Emese Sulyos (JU) def. Camila Sagae (UNF) 6-0, 6-0 2. Veronika Subertova (JU) def. Yevgeniya Barysheva (UNF) 6-4, 6-0 3. Liliana Hung (UNF) def. Kim Packer (JU) 6-4, 6-2 4. Martina Strussova (JU) def. Julie Stoppelli (UNF) 6-3, 6-0 5. Nisrine Hajbane (JU) def. Melody LeGoff (UNF) 7-6 (5), 6-4 6. Kristina Puck (JU) def. Melanie Eng (UNF) 3-6, 6-1, 6-3

Doubles 1. Sulyos/ Subertova (JU) def. Hung/Stoppelli (UNF) 8-3 2. Packer/ Hajbane (JU) def. Sagae/Eng (UNF) 8-5 3. Strussova/Puck (JU) def. LeGoff/Baryseheva (UNF) 8-5