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Coastal Carolina Tennis Splits Matches at Hilton Head

Chants return home March 18 to host Cornel

       

Kourtney Kowal

Kourtney Kowal

March 15, 2013

HILTON HEAD - The Coastal Carolina women's tennis team split a mixed doubleheader Thursday, defeating the University of Charleston, 7-0, and falling 5-2 to Pittsburgh.

In the first match of the day, the Chants swept the double point, winning 8-0 at #1, 8-1 at #2 and 8-5 at #3. Coastal kept the pedal down in singles competition, winning all six matches in straight sets.

Later in the day, Coastal lost the double point despite an 8-7 win at the #1 spot from Kourtney Kowal and Shelby Bates. The Chanticleers also won at the #1 singles as Libby Scott defeated Taylor Washington, 6-3, 2-6, 6-2. Alicia Robinson also claimed a point for Coastal with a 4-6, 6-2, 6-1 victory over Molly Wickman at #5 singles.

The Chanticleers will return home to face Cornel on March 18 (Monday) at 1 pm.

Coastal Carolina defeated University of Charleston, 7-0

Singles
Scott (CCU) def. Hensley 6-0, 6-1
Davies (CCU) def. Pena 6-1, 6-3
Bates (CCU) def. Mali 6-2, 6-0
Kowal (CCU) def. Caropino6-2, 6-0
Robinson (CCU) def. Todd 6-3, 6-3
DeWitt (CCU) def. Edwards 6-0, 6-0

Doubles
Kowal/Bates (CCU) def. Hensley/Mali 8-0
Scott/DeWitt (CCU) def. Caropino/Pena 8-1
Oritz/Davies (CCU) def. Edwards/Pierron 8-5

Pittsburgh 5, Coastal Carolina 2

Singles competition
1. Libby Scott (CCU) def. Taylor Washington (PITT) 6-3, 2-6, 6-2
2. Jocelyn Lu (PITT) def. Mikaela Davies (CCU) 3-6, 6-1, 6-2
3. Kimmy Borza (PITT) def. Shelby Bates (CCU) 6-2, 6-2
4. Amanda Wickman (PITT) def. Kourtney Kowal (CCU) 3-6, 6-1, 6-4
5. Alicia Robinson (CCU) def. Molly Wickman (PITT) 4-6, 6-2, 6-1
6. Karma Parbhu (PITT) def. Dominique De Wit (CCU) 7-6, 6-4

Doubles competition
1. Kourtney Kowal/Shelby Bates (CCU) def. Taylor Washington/Jocelyn Lu (PITT) 8-7
2. Molly Wickman/Amanda Wickman (PITT) def. Alicia Robinson/Mikaela Davies (CCU) 8-4
3. Kimmy Borza/Karma Parbhu (PITT) def. Dominique De Wit/Libby Scott (CCU) 8-4