Women’s Tennis Falls To Nationally Ranked Columbus State

Women’s Tennis Falls To Nationally Ranked Columbus State

AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University women's tennis team hosted its first Peach Belt Conference home match of the season on Sunday morning at Newman Tennis Center and fell in straight sets to nationally ranked Columbus State.


The Jaguars moved to 4-3 on the year and 0-2 in the Peach Belt to No. 8 Columbus State. The Cougars improved to 3-1 overall and 1-0 in the league.


Merye Gobernate and Alejandra Gonzalez dropped an 8-3 doubles match and Amelia Pinoargote and Marie Cantenot dropped No. 3 doubles by the same score. CSU swept singles play.


Augusta hosts Flagler on Saturday, Feb. 25 for a 10:00 a.m. match at Newman Tennis Center.


Women's Tennis Match Results

Columbus State vs Augusta University

Feb 18, 2017 at Augusta, Ga.

(Newman Tennis Center)

#8 Columbus State 9, #42 Augusta University 0


Singles competition

1. Giorgia Vitale (CSU-W) def. Monica Gonzalez (AUGWT17) 6-4, 6-0

2. Kirsa Utech (CSU-W) def. Merye Gobernate (AUGWT17) 6-0, 6-0

3. Beatriz Lopez (CSU-W) def. Alejandra G. Arranz (AUGWT17) 6-3, 6-1

4. Camila Tobar (CSU-W) def. Eva Miralles-Miro (AUGWT17) 6-1, 6-0

5. Beatriz Leon (CSU-W) def. Amelia Pinoargote (AUGWT17) 6-0, 6-0

6. Olivera Tadijin (CSU-W) def. Joana Barceló (AUGWT17) 6-1, 6-1


Doubles competition

1. Beatriz Leon/Beatriz Lopez (CSU-W) def. Monica Gonzalez/Eva Miralles-Miro (AUGWT17) 8-0

2. Camila Tobar/Giorgia Vitale (CSU-W) def. Merye Gobernate/Alejandra G. Arranz (AUGWT17) 8-3

3. Kirsa Utech/Olivera Tadijin (CSU-W) def. Amelia Pinoargote/Marie Cantenot (AUGWT17) 8-3


Match Notes:

Columbus State 3-1, 1-0 PBC; National ranking #8; Regional ranking #2

Augusta University 4-3, 0-2 PBC; National ranking #42


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