Women's Tennis Team Collects Four Wins in Opening Day of Big Easy Tennis Classic
Sept. 21, 2013
NEW ORLEANS, La. - The Southern Miss women's tennis team posted four wins in the opening day of the Big East Tennis Classic on Friday.
In singles competition, Lisa Noderer a straight set victory over Nicole Breaux of Louisiana, 6-2, 6-3, before dropping her second match 6-0, 6-1, against Shaozhou Liu of Troy. Alex Kitchen posted a 6-0, 6-0 win over Melissa Telfer of Alabama State. Carolin Drescher downed Charlotte Cole of Nova Southeast, 6-2, 6-1. Karina Gurgenyan dropped her match to Jazmin Britos of Louisiana Tech, 7-5, 6-2.
In doubles, Kitchen and Drescher posted an 8-2 win over Grace Nolan and Anna Segarra Ruis of UNO while Noderer and Gurgenyan lost to Julia Angemann and Anastasiia Zviahintseva of Jackson State, 9-7.
Weather permitting, action will resume on Saturday.