Jags Take Third At The City of Florence College Tennis Invitational

Jags Take Third At The City of Florence College Tennis Invitational

FLORENCE, S.C. – The Augusta University women's tennis team traveled for the first time of the young season on Feb. 2-3 to the City of Florence College Tennis Invitational at Florence Tennis Center, hosted by Francis Marion University. In their season opener, the Jaguars beat Mount Olive 5-3 to open the non-conference tournament and split day two against Francis Marion and Lander to take third place.

 

Augusta (2-1) beat Mount Olive 5-3 to begin the tournament. Eva Miralles-Miro and Maria Alice Vieira gave AU an 8-4 win at No. 2 doubles, while Alejandra Gonzalez Arranz and Amelia Pinoargote won by the same score in No. 3 doubles. UMO won the first two singles matches, but it was all Augusta in the final singles meetings.

 

After host FMU beat Augusta 5-1, the Jaguars responded with a 5-2 defeat over Lander to take third place in the event.

 

Augusta returns to Florence, S.C., on Saturday, Feb. 3 to play in the City of Florence College Tennis Invitational at Florence Tennis Center.

 

Tennis Match Results

Mount Olive vs Augusta University

Feb 02, 2018 at Florence, S.C.

Augusta University 5, Mount Olive 3

 

Singles competition

1. Sonja Gartner (UMO) def. Eva Miralles-Miro (AUGWT18) 6-2, 6-4

2. Alex Goffin (UMO) def. Ana Faria (AUGWT18) 5-7, 6-2, 6-2

3. Merye Gobernate (AUGWT18) vs. Areej Fareh (UMO) unfinished

4. Alejandra Arranz (AUGWT18) def. Nicole La Chappelle (UMO) 6-1, 6-0

5. Amelia Pinoargote (AUGWT18) def. Jennifer Byrd (UMO) 6-2, 6-4

6. Maria Alice Vieira (AUGWT18) def. Emma Burroughs (UMO) 3-6, 6-0, 6-1

 

Doubles competition

1. Eva Miralles-Miro/Maria Alice Vieira (AUGWT18) def. Sonja Gartner/Areej Fareh (UMO) 8-4

2. Alex Goffin/Jennifer Byrd (UMO) def. Ana Faria/Merye Gobernate (AUGWT18) 8-5

3. Alejandra Arranz/Amelia Pinoargote (AUGWT18) def. Nicole La Chappelle/Emma Burroughs (UMO) 8-4

 

Match Notes:

Mount Olive 0-1

Augusta University 1-0

 

Tennis Match Results

Augusta University vs Francis Marion University

Feb 03, 2018 at Florence, S.C.

Francis Marion University 5, Augusta University 1

 

Singles competition

1. Marie Krueger (FMU_W) def. Eva Miralles-Miro (AUGWT18) 6-1, 6-3

2. Elisa Lang (FMU_W) vs. Ana Faria (AUGWT18) unfinished

3. Sofia Henning (FMU_W) vs. Merye Gobernate (AUGWT18) unfinished

4. Anna Wintrich (FMU_W) vs. Alejandra Arranz (AUGWT18) unfinished

5. Magan Head (FMU_W) def. Amelia Pinoargote (AUGWT18) 6-2, 6-0

6. Lesshika Vala (FMU_W) def. Maria Alice Vieira (AUGWT18) 6-1, 6-2

 

Doubles competition

1. Marie Krueger/Elisa Lang (FMU_W) def. Eva Miralles-Miro/Maria Alice Vieira (AUGWT18) 8-3

2. Ana Faria/Merye Gobernate (AUGWT18) def. Sofia Henning/Anna Wintrich (FMU_W) 8-6

3. Magan Head/Lesshika Vala (FMU_W) def. Alejandra Arranz/Amelia Pinoargote (AUGWT18) 8-5

 

Match Notes:

Augusta University 1-1

Francis Marion University 2-0

 

Tennis Match Results

Lander vs Augusta University

Feb 03, 2018 at Florence, S.C.

Augusta University 5, Lander 2

 

Singles competition

1. Eduarda Ferreira (LU) def. Eva Miralles-Miro (AUGWT18) 6-2, 6-4

2. Ana Faria (AUGWT18) def. Caroline Yodice (LU) 6-1, 6-3

3. Merye Gobernate (AUGWT18) vs. Nelli Lius (LU) unfinished

4. Alejandra Arranz (AUGWT18) def. Lindsey Wiggins (LU) 6-3, 6-2

5. Amelia Pinoargote (AUGWT18) vs. Isabella Schulz (LU) unfinished

6. Manasi Ramadani (LU) def. Maria Alice Vieira (AUGWT18) 6-3, 6-1

 

Doubles competition

1. Eva Miralles-Miro/Maria Alice Vieira (AUGWT18) def. Lindsey Wiggins/Caroline Yodice (LU) 9-8

2. Merye Gobernate/Ana Faria (AUGWT18) def. Nelli Lius/Isabella Schulz (LU) 8-4

3. Amelia Pinoargote/Alejandra Arranz (AUGWT18) def. Eduarda Ferreira/Lucia Ric (LU) 8-1

 

Match Notes:

Lander 1-2

Augusta University 2-1

 

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