SUMTER, S.C. – The Augusta University women's tennis team played their first match of the 2017 season on the road and won 5-4 against Barton College in a neutral site, non-conference matchup on Saturday at the Palmetto Tennis Center.
The Jaguars (2-0) got one victory in doubles play when Monica Gonzalez and Eva Miralles-Miro defeated Marissa Stevenson and Daria Avram in the opening match.
Augusta was defeated by Barton in the opening singles match, but they regained the momentum and won singles 4-2.
The Jaguars play a dual match with the Lady Jags on Tuesday, Feb. 7 at Benedict College in Columbia, S.C., for a 2:00 p.m. first serve.
Women's Tennis Match Results
Augusta University vs Barton College
Feb 04, 2017 at Sumter, S.C.
(Palmetto Tennis Center)
Augusta University 5, Barton College 4
1. Daria Avram (BARTON) def. Monica Gonzalez (AUGWT17) 6-4, 6-2
2. Alejandra G. Arranz (AUGWT17) def. Vanessa Sanoja (BARTON) 2-1, retired
3. Marissa Stevenson (BARTON) def. Merye Gobernate (AUGWT17) 7-5, 1-6, 2-1, retired
4. Eva Miralles-Miro (AUGWT17) def. Lorraine Chon-Qui (BARTON) 6-0, 6-7, 6-2
5. Marie Cantenot (AUGWT17) def. Elle Vietz (BARTON) 6-3, 6-0
6. Amelia Pinoargote (AUGWT17) def. Dana Kelly (BARTON) 6-2, 6-1
2. Vanessa Sanoja/Elle Vietz (BARTON) def. Merye Gobernate/Alejandra G. Arranz (AUGWT17) 8-4
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