AUGUSTA, Ga. – Hosting the Wingate Bulldogs for a non-conference match on Wednesday, the Augusta University women's tennis team fell 8-1 at Newman Tennis Center.
Augusta moved to 4-7 on the season and Wingate improved to 7-1 on the year.
The Jaguars won the No. 3 singles match when Eva Miralles-Miro won a 6-3, 6-2 match over Oroma Womeodu. Senior Monica Gonzalez and junior Amelia Pinoargote nearly came back and won No. 2 doubles, but the Bulldogs books a 9-8 win in the final minutes.
Augusta travels to Francis Marion in Florence, S.C., on Friday, March 10 for a 2:00 p.m. Peach Belt Conference dual match. AU hosts Georgia College on Sunday, March 12 for a noon start at Newman Tennis Center
Women's Tennis Match Results
Wingate vs Augusta University
Mar 08, 2017 at Augusta, Ga.
(Newman Tennis Center)
#45 Wingate 8, Augusta University 1
1. Claudia De Andreis (WU) def. Merye Gobernate (AUGWT17) 6-4, 4-6, 12-10
2. Andrea Ternera (WU) def. Alejandra G. Arranz (AUGWT17) 6-4, 6-1
3. Eva Miralles-Miro (AUGWT17) def. Oroma Womeodu (WU) 6-3, 6-2
4. Layla Tanik (WU) def. Amelia Pinoargote (AUGWT17) 7-5, 6-2
5. Sydney Homan (WU) def. Joana Barceló (AUGWT17) 6-3, 6-2
6. Marisa Ostoja (WU) def. Marie Cantenot (AUGWT17) 6-4, 6-0
3. Layla Tanik/Claudia De Andreis (WU) def. Alejandra G. Arranz/Merye Gobernate (AUGWT17) 8-1
Wingate 7-1; National ranking #45; Regional ranking #9
Augusta University 4-7
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