AUGUSTA, Ga. - The Belmont Abbey Women's Tennis team got a pair of wins in doubles play, but the team suffered a 5-1 loss at Augusta University this evening. The Crusaders now stand at 2-6 on the year, while the Jaguars improved to 5-1.
How it Happened
- The start of the match was delayed four hours due to rain
- Teagan McNamara and Darian DeFrench paired up for their first win together at #1 doubles
- Jessica Pienta and Morgan Zahnd also got their first win as a duo with a #3 doubles victory
Augusta 5, Belmont Abbey 1
1. Eva Miralles-Miro (AU) def. Teagan McNamara (BAC) 6-2, 6-3
2. Ana Faria (AU) def. Talia Semaan (BAC) 2-6, 7-5, 10-4
3. Merye Gobernate (AU) def. Laura Seib (BAC) 6-1, 6-0
4. Alejandra Arranz (AU) def. Morgan Nguyen (BAC) 6-1, 6-0
5. Marie Cantenot (AU) vs. Blair Boatright (BAC) unfinished
6. Maria Alice Viera (AU) def. Alexandria Smith (BAC) 6-3, 6-1
1. Darian DeFrench / Teagan McNamara (BAC) def. Marie Cantenot / Eva Miralles-Miro (AU) 7-5
2. Ana Faria / Merye Gobernate (AU) def. Carlie Davis / Erica Dorn (BAC) 6-0
3. Jessica Pienta / Morgan Zahnd (BAC) def. Flaminia Valci / Maria Alice Viera (AU) 6-3
Belmont Abbey will welcome Shaw University to the Reidy Tennis Center on Friday, February 22 for a 1 p.m. match.