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Chants Take All in Season-Opening Doubleheader

Coastal begins its season 2-0.

       

Amanda Malatek

Amanda Malatek

Feb. 2, 2014

Final Stats

CONWAY - The Coastal Carolina women's tennis team won both contests of a season-opening doubleheader on Sunday at the Billy Nichols Tennis Center, blanking both Coker and Newberry 7-0. 

The Chanticleers begin their season at 2-0. 

Coastal began the day sweeping Coker in both doubles and singles. 

Kourtney Kowal and Honami Yazawa paired up to take a 5-0 win at No. 1, while the No. 2 pair of Amanda Malatek and Babayan, and the No. 3 pair of Mila Majtan and Dominique De Wit each delivered 6-0 losses to their respective opponents. 

The Chants then won each singles match in straight sets. Highlighting the singles matches were Malatek and Majtan, each of whom claimed 6-0, 6-0, wins over their opponents, playing at Nos. 5 and 6, respectively. 

Coastal continued its dominance against Newberry, again sweeping all doubles contests to claim the first point of that match. 

Kowal and Yazawa, again playing at No. 1, won 8-4. Libby Scott and de Wit took a tight 8-7 win at No. 2 and Romane Delay and Maltek won an 8-0 contest at No. 3. 

The Chants again took all six singles matches, each of which ended in straight sets. 

Delay blanked her opponent in her first singles match as a Chanticleer, while Kowal, Yazawa, Malatek and Majtan won their second singles matches of the day. 

The Chanticleers return to action on Tuesday when they travel to UNC Wilmington to take on the Seahawks in a 2:30 p.m. match. 

Coastal Carolina 7, Coker 0
Singles competition
1. Kowal, Kourtney (COASTAL) def. Jessi Campos (COKERWT) 6-2, 6-3
2. Yazawa, Honami (COASTAL) def. Sarah Elliott (COKERWT) 6-0, 6-2
3. Babayan, Marie (COASTAL) def. Kyria Borelli (COKERWT) 6-1, 6-1
4. De Wit, Dominique (COASTAL) def. Faith Baxley (COKERWT) 6-2, 6-0
5. Malatek, Amanda (COASTAL) def. Rachel Solomon (COKERWT) 6-0, 6-0
6. Majtan, Mila (COASTAL) def. Adri Watford (COKERWT) 6-0, 6-0

Doubles competition
1. KOWAL, Kourtney/YAZAWA, Honami (COASTAL) def. Jessi Campos/Sarah Elliott (COKERWT) 5-0
2. MALATEK, Amanda/BABAYAN, Marie (COASTAL) def. Kyria Borelli/Faith Baxley (COKERWT) 6-0
3. MAJTAN, Mila/DE WIT, Dominique (COASTAL) def. Adri Watford/Rachel Solomon (COKERWT) 6-0

Coastal Carolina 7, Newberry 0
Singles competition
1. Scott, Libby (COASTAL) def. Susana Aguirre (NBYW) 6-0, 6-5
2. Kowal, Kourtney (COASTAL) def. Romina Adum (NBYW) 6-3, 6-1
3. Yazawa, Honami (COASTAL) def. Vanessa Ortiz (NBYW) 6-2, 6-2
4. Delay, Romane (COASTAL) def. Tara Lamers (NBYW) 6-0, 6-0
5. Malatek, Amanda (COASTAL) def. Marina Ziehe (NBYW) 6-1, 6-3
6. Majtan, Mila (COASTAL) def. Shannon McManus (NBYW) 6-0, 6-1

Doubles competition
1. KOWAL, Kourtney/YAZAWA, Honami (COASTAL) def. Susana Aguirre/Romina Adum (NBYW) 8-4
2. SCOTT, Libby/DE WIT, Dominique (COASTAL) def. Vanessa Ortiz/Marina Ziehe (NBYW) 8-7
3. DELAY, Romane/MALATEK, Amanda (COASTAL) def. Tara Lamers/Kelly McManus (NBYW) 8-0