SATURDAY, JANUARY 27, 2007
Women's tennis falls at Florida State, 6-1

Jan. 27, 2007

TALLAHASSEE, Fla - Senior Emese Sulyos won the No. 1 singles match, but it wasn't enough as they Jacksonville University women's tennis team fell to Florida State, 6-1, on Saturday afternoon in Tallahassee, Fla.

Sulyos defeated top seeded Carolin Walter, 6-2, 6-3, to lead all Dolphin (0-1) hitters.

After Sulyos' victory, the Seminoles (1-0) would take five consecutive singles matches to secure the win.

Leading the charge for the Seminoles was No. 58 Lauren Macfarlane, who downed Lena Willi at No. 2 singles, 6-2, 6-2 and helped pick up a win in doubles at the No. 1 seed.

The Dolphins look to bounce back on Sunday as they travel down the block in Tallahassee to face Florida A&M at 11 a.m.

Doubles

No. 1 Macfarlane/Slater (FSU) d. Sulyos/Jaresova (JU) 8-4

No. 2 Walter/Marobela (FSU) d. Willi/Carrero (JU) 8-5

No. 3 Wente/Foley (FSU) d. Soldatova/Paiva-Flor (JU) 8-4

Singles

No. 1 Emese Sulyos (JU) d. Carolin Walter (FSU) 6-2, 6-3

No. 2 Lauren Macfarlane (FSU) d. Lena Willi (JU) 6-2, 6-2

No. 3 Nicola Slater (FSU) d. Tatiana Soldatova (JU) 6-4, 6-2

No. 4 Jessica Wente (FSU) d. Iva Jaresova (JU) 6-1, 6-4

No. 5 Miranda Foley (FSU) d. Fernanda Carrero (JU) 6-3, 6-1

No. 6 Tapiwa Marobela (FSU) d. Maria Paiva-Flor (JU) 6-0, 6-1