Young Harris Gets Past Augusta, 8-1

Young Harris Gets Past Augusta, 8-1

YOUNG HARRIS, Ga. – The Augusta University women's tennis team played its second road match in the Peach Belt Conference on Friday against the Young Harris Mountain Lions and lost an 8-1 match at the Bob & Gayle Nichols Tennis Complex.


The match moved the Jaguars to 4-6 overall and 0-5 in the Peach Belt, while YHC went to 7-2 overall and 3-1 in the league.


In No. 2 doubles, Augusta got a win from Monica Gonzalez and Amelia Pinoargote who won 8-6 over Oriana Labaqui and Laura Sanchez.


In singles play, YHC was flawless and didn't drop a match.


Augusta hosts a non-conference dual match on Wednesday, March 8 against Wingate at 12:00 p.m. in Newman Tennis Center.


Tennis Match Results

Augusta vs Young Harris

Mar 03, 2017 at Young Harris, Ga.

(Bob & Gayle Nichols Tennis Complex)

#50 Young Harris 8, Augusta 1


Singles competition

1. Eva Castiglioni (YHC) def. Monica Gonzalez (AUGWT17) 6-2, retired

2. Elin Rundcrantz (YHC) def. Merye Gobernate (AUGWT17) 6-1, 6-2

3. Oriana Labaqui (YHC) def. Alejandra G. Arranz (AUGWT17) 6-4, 6-3

4. Ana Rodriguez (YHC) def. Eva Miralles-Miro (AUGWT17) 7-5, 6-2

5. Carol Quevedo (YHC) def. Joana Barceló (AUGWT17) 6-1, 6-4

6. Maria Puerta (YHC) def. Amelia Pinoargote (AUGWT17) 6-1, 6-2


Doubles competition

1. Ana Rodriguez/Eva Castiglioni (YHC) def. Eva Miralles-Miro/Marie Cantenot (AUGWT17) 8-0

2. Monica Gonzalez/Amelia Pinoargote (AUGWT17) def. Oriana Labaqui/Laura Sanchez (YHC) 8-6

3. Carol Quevedo/Elin Rundcrantz (YHC) def. Alejandra G. Arranz/Merye Gobernate (AUGWT17) 8-3


Match Notes:

Augusta AUG 4-6, 0-5 PBC

Young Harris YHC 7-2, 3-1 PBC; National ranking #50; Regional ranking #10

Order of finish: Doubles (1,2,3); Singles (1,6,2,3,5,4)

Weather | Sunny | 46F (42F) | NW 12


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