AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University women's tennis team endured it first loss of the 2017 season in a 5-4 non-conference loss to the Emmanuel College Lions.
Eva Miralles-Miro, and Pinoargote won their singles contests, but Emmanuel edged out Augusta for the win.
The Jaguars begin Peach Belt Conference competition on Tuesday, Feb. 14 at Lander in Greenwood, S.C., for a 2:00 p.m. Valentine's Day faceoff.
Women's Tennis Match Results
Emmanuel College vs Augusta University
Feb 10, 2017 at Augusta, Ga. - Newman Tennis Center
Emmanuel College 5, #42 Augusta University 4
1. Fantine Botella (ECW) def. Monica Gonzalez (AUGWT17) 6-4, 6-2
2. Pearllan Cipriano (ECW) def. Merye Gobernate (AUGWT17) 6-3, 6-2
3. Alejandra G. Arranz (AUGWT17) def. Maria Raich (ECW) 6-3, 6-1
4. Eva Miralles-Miro (AUGWT17) def. Victoria Silva (ECW) 2-6, 7-6, 6-3
5. Amelia Pinoargote (AUGWT17) def. Katherina Kiderlen (ECW) 6-0, 6-1
6. Chloe O'Connor (ECW) def. Joana Barceló (AUGWT17) 3-6, 6-4, 6-4
3. Pearllan Cipriano/Victoria Silva (ECW) def. Marie Cantenot/Alejandra G. Arranz (AUGWT17) 8-3
Emmanuel College 1-6
Augusta University 4-1; National ranking #42; Regional ranking #9
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