Georgia Regents University

02/26/2020 | News release | Distributed by Public on 02/26/2020 19:35

Women's Tennis Defeats Belmont-Abbey, 5-2

AUGUSTA, Ga. - The Augusta University women's tennis team traveled to a non-conference match against Belmont Abbey College. The Jaguars won 5-2 on Wednesday afternoon.

The PBC match improved the Jags to 4-2 overall. Belmont Abbey moves to 1-3 overall.

AU' Ana Faria and Teresa Franco Diaz won at No. 1 doubles and Carolta Costa Manero and Edith Rueda Croda won at No. 3 doubles while Belmont Abbey took the victory at the No. 2 spot.

Augusta fell in the first singles match, but the Jaguars won five-two to prevail against the crusaders. Anna Faria defeated Belmont Abbey's Talia Semaan 6-3, 6-3 at the second singles spot. Merye Gobernate won a hard fought match 7-6, 6-4. Edith Rueda Croda and Alejandra G. Arranz defeated their opponents at the number four and five spots. Carolta Costa Manera was defeated 6-2, 2-6, 6-4 by Carlie Davis

The Jaguars host Erskine on Friday February 28th for a 2:00 p.m. non-conference match at Newman Tennis Center.

Tennis Match Results

Augusta University vs Belmont Abbey College

February 26, 2020 at Belmont NC

(Reidy Tennis Center)

Augusta University 5, Belmont Abbey 2

Singles competition

1. Kayla Vaughn def. Eva Mirralles-Miro (AUGUSTA) 6-1, 6-2

2. Ana Faria (AUGUSTA) def. Talia Semaan 6-3, 6-3

3. Merye Gobernate (AUGUSTA) def. Laura Sieb 7-6, 6-4

4. Edith Rueda Croda (AUGUSTA) def. Madelyn Schott, 6-3, 6-2

5. Alejandra G Arranz (AUGUSTA) def. Erica Dorn 7-5, 6-3

6. Carlie Davis def. Carolta Costa Manero, 6-2, 2-6, 6-4

Doubles competition

1. Ana Faria / Teresa Franco Dias (AUGUSTA) def. Kayla Vaughan / Morgan Zahnd 6-4

2. Erica Dorn / Laura Seib def. Merye Gobernate / Alejandra G Arranz 7-5

3. Carolta Costa Manero / Edith Rueda Croda (AUGUSTA) def. Madelyn Schott / Talia Semaan 6-4