FRIDAY, APRIL 20, 2007
Women's Tennis Advances to Semifinals

April 20, 2007

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. - The No. 1 seed Jacksonville women's tennis team beat the Lipscomb Lady Bisons 4-0 on Friday to advance to the semifinals of the Atlantic Sun Conference Tournament.

JU dominated the match throughout. The Dolphins took the doubles point easily, winning 8-0 and 8-1 and had little trouble as well in singles play. Lena Willi defeated Erin Moakler 6-1, 6-0, and Tatiana Soldatova defeated Emily Ellis 6-1, 6-0 as well. Iva Jaresova finished off the match by defeated Olivia Ellis 6-0, 6-1. The match ended with Emese Sulyos holding a 6-1, 5-0 lead over Raphaela Jann.

"We took care of business like we needed to," said "Coach of the Year" Jarod Camerota. "We are just going to focus on Saturday's match right now and prepare for either Campbell or Belmont."

Jacksonville advances to the semifinals to face the winner of No. 4 Campbell and No. 5 Belmont at 9:00 a.m. on Saturday.

Doubles:

No. 1 Sulyos/Willi (JU) def. Jann/Moakler (Lip) - 8-0

No. 2 Soldatova/Jaresova (JU) def Ellis/Ellis (Lip) - 8-1

No. 3 Carrero/Paiva-Flor (JU) vs. Hall/Khouri (Lip) - DNF

Singles:

No. 1 Emese Sulyos (JU) vs. Raphaela Jann (Lip) - DNF

No. 2 Lena Willi (JU) def. Erin Moakler (Lip) - 6-1, 6-0

No. 3 Tatiana Soldatova (JU) def. Emily Ellis - 6-1, 6-0

No 4 Iva Jaresova (JU) def. Olivia Ellis - 6-0, 6-1

No 5 Fernanda Carrero (JU) vs. Casey Hall (Lip) - DNF

No 6 Cristina Paiva-Flor (JU) vs. Caitlin Khouri (Lip) - DNF