THURSDAY, MARCH 22, 2007
Women's tennis defeated ETSU 4-3
March 21, 2007
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - The Dolphins (14-3, 6-1 A-Sun) were able to edge out East Tennessee State in a close conference match on Wednesday afternoon, pushing their winning streak up to eleven matches in a row.
After falling at No. 1 doubles the Dolphins were able to secure the doubles point with strong play at No. 2 and No. 3 doubles. At No. 2 doubles Tatiana Soldatova and Iva Jaresova defeated Yevgeniya Stupak and Elena Volobueva 8-4 and At No. 3 doubles Fernanda Carrero and Cristina Paira-Flor defeated Tara Byrne and Vita Moskaliova 8-5.
The Dolphins were also able to pick up wins at the No. 1, No. 2 and No. 3 singles. At No. 1 singles Emese Sulyos defeated Yevgeniya Stupak (ETSU) 6-1, 4-6, 7-5 and At No. 2 singles Lena Willi prevailed against Masha Ilina 6-4, 6-7 (1), 6-3. Tatiana Soldatova sealed the deal with a win at No. 3 singles defeating Olya Batsula 6-2, 6-7 (5), 6-3.
"This was a pretty good win for our program," said head coach Jarod Camerota. "Did not realized that we have won eleven in a row, but we need to continue to look at it one match at a time. We had a really good effort and everyone contributed today."
The Jacksonville women's tennis team will try to keep the winning streak alive on Friday, March 30th at Belmont at 6 p.m.
1. Emese Sulyos (JU) def. Yevgeniya Stupak (ETSU) 6-1, 4-6, 7-5
2. Lena Willi (JU) def. Masha Ilina (ETSU) 6-4, 6-7 (1), 6-3
3. Tatiana Soldatova (JU) def. Olya Batsula (ETSU) 6-2, 6-7 (5), 6-3
4. Tara Byrne (ETSU) def. Iva Jaresova (JU) 5-7, 6-2, 7-5
5. Elena Volobueva (ETSU) def. Fernanda Carrero (JU) 6-3, 6-0
6. Vita Moskaliova (ETSU) def. Cristina Paiva-Flor (JU) 6-1, 6-2
1. Batsula/Ilina (ETSU) def. Sulyos/Willi (JU) 8-4
2. Soldatova/Jaresova (JU) def. Stupak/Volobueva (ETSU) 8-4
3. Carrero/Paira-Flor (JU) def. Byrne/Moskaliova (ETSU) 8-5
2006 WOMEN'S TENNIS