April 10, 2010
ROCK HILL, S.C. - The Coastal Carolina University women's tennis team could manage to win only one of the nine matches and fell at #71 Winthrop, 6-1, April 10. With the loss, the Chanticleers fell to 15-5 and 3-2 in the Big South Conference, while the Eagles advanced to 11-8 and 5-1 in the league.
Coastal was swept in the doubles, with no match closer than 8-5. In singles, four of the six matches were decided in straight sets, all going Winthrop's way. Of the two three-set matches, the only Chanticleer victory was by senior Paty Cortes at No. 5, as she rallied after losing the first set to Paula Pereira to take a 4-6, 7-6 (5), 10-2 win.
The Chanticleers have to get right back on the court on the road, taking on Charlotte on Sunday, April 11 at 11 a.m.
|1. ALKEMA, Yasmine (WINTHROP) def. Bolesky, Lexi (COASTAL) 6-3, 6-0|
|2. HERRERA, Sandra (WINTHROP) def. Bunea, Miki (COASTAL) 6-1, 6-7 (7-9), 10-7|
|3. PORTIOLLI, Giovanna (WINTHROP) def. Webb, Kim (COASTAL) 6-2, 6-2|
|4. WILKINSON, Lisa (WINTHROP) def. Camberos, Maria (COASTAL) 6-1, 6-2|
|5. Cortes, Paty (COASTAL) def. PEREIRA, Paula (WINTHROP) 4-6, 7-6 (7-5), 10-2|
|6. ABUTOVIC, Sara (WINTHROP) def. Hill, Mary (COASTAL) 6-1, 6-1|
|1. ALKEMA, Yasmine/WILKINSON, Lisa (WINTHROP) def. BOLESKY, Lexi/BUNEA, Miki (COASTAL) 8-4|
|2. PORTIOLLI, Giovanna/HERRERA, Sandra (WINTHROP) def. CORTES, Paty/HILL, Mary (COASTAL) 8-5|
|3. PEREIRA, Paula/ABUTOVIC, Sara (WINTHROP) def. WEBB, Kim/CAMBEROS, Maria (COASTAL) 8-5|