Patriot Women blank Lady Braves 9-0

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PEMBROKE, NC - The 10th-ranked Francis Marion University women's tennis team blanked UNC Pembroke 9-0, Wednesday afternoon (April 4) in Peach Belt Conference action.

FMU improves to 13-2 overall and 8-2 in the conference.

The Patriots lost only four games in sweeping all three doubles matches, then FMU did not lose a set in singles play.

Both FMU tennis squads will play host to local-rival Coker College on Friday at 2:30 p.m. and then Division I South Carolina State University on Saturday at 1 p.m.

 

Women's Tennis Match Results
Apr 04, 2012 at Pembroke, N.C.

#10 Francis Marion 9, UNC Pembroke 0

Singles competition
1. #11 Jitka Gavdunova (FMUW) def. Mia Winterbottom (UNCP) 6-1, 6-0
2. #21 Mona Blauen (FMUW) def. Leigh-Anne McAfee (UNCP) 6-4, 6-0
3. Kimberley Hurter (FMUW) def. Hannah Herlocker (UNCP) 6-3, 6-0
4. Julia Graf (FMUW) def. Shelby Bickel (UNCP) 6-3, 6-1
5. Kerry Hall (FMUW) def. Madeline DiNunzio (UNCP) 6-1, 6-1
6. Caitlin Siney (FMUW) def. Monica Espitia (UNCP) 7-6 (7-3), 6-4

Doubles competition
1. #7 Jitka Gavdunova/Mona Blauen (FMUW) def. Mia Winterbottom/Hannah Herlocker (UNCP) 8-0
2. Kimberley Hurter/Julia Graf (FMUW) def. Leigh-Anne McAfee/Shelby Bickel (UNCP) 8-2
3. Kerry Hall/Caitlin Siney (FMUW) def. Madeline DiNunzio/Monica Espitia (UNCP) 8-2

Match Notes:
Francis Marion 13-2, 8-2 PBC; National ranking #10; Regional ranking #3
UNC Pembroke 8-12, 0-9 PBC
Order of finish: Doubles (1,2,3); Singles (1,3,2,4,5,6)