Lady Senators Tennis Defeats North Alabama
MONTGOMERY—The top-ranked Lady Senators tennis team defeated the University of North Alabama 6-0 in opening round action at the Small College Blue and Gray Tournament.
UNA came into the match one person down, so AUM had a 2-0 lead before the match even started. The Lady Senators won both doubles matches, with an 8-0 win at one doubles and an 8-3 win at two.
With AUM holding a 4-0 lead, Delia Sescioreanu and Julie Verdy completed their singles matches at the same time to account for the 6-0 win.
AUM moves to 9-2 overall and will face an opponent in tomorrow’s second round against a yet to be determined opponent.
#1 Delia Sescioreanu (AUM) def. Victoria Rees (UNA); 6-0, 6-0
#2 Julie Verdy (AUM) def. Julia Zelenzkaya (UNA); 6-1, 6-2
#3 Whitney Byrd (AUM) vs. Mallory Waites (UNA); DNF
#4 Joyce Chen (AUM) vs. Lenka Hola (UNA); DNF
#5 Josefine Strom (AUM) vs. Alfonzo (UNA); DNP
#6 Tereza Veverkova (AUM) won by forfeit
#1 Sescioreanu/Verdy (AUM) def. Zelenzkaya/Hola (UNA); 8-0
#2 Byrd/Strom (AUM) def. Waites/Rees (UNA); 8-3
#3 Zuzulova/Chen (AUM) won by forfeit