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Women's Tennis Outlast Louisiana-Lafayette

Coastal moves to 14-4 and 10-2 at home

       

Katie Fosnacht

Katie Fosnacht

April 10, 2012

Final Stats

CONWAY - Coastal Carolina pushed its home record to 10-2 with a 6-1 win over Louisiana-Lafayette Tuesday afternoon at the Billy Nichols Tennis Center.

After sweeping the doubles matches Coastal proceeded to win five of the six singles matches improving to 14-4 on the year while the Ragin Cajuns dropped to 4-15 on the season.

Amanda Malatek earned the first victory after her opponent retired midway through the opening set. Diana Mortlock posted a 6-2, 6-0 win to give the Chants an early 3-0 lead. Big South Freshman of the Year hopeful Katie Fosnacht clinched the match for the Chants with a 6-2, 6-3 win over Tara Vasovic.

Maria Hesketh posted a come from behind win (0-6, 7-6 (3), 10-3) followed by Miki Bunea winning 6-4, 7-5 for Coastal's sixth point of the day.

Coastal returns to the courts tomorrow (Wed.) when they travel to Charleston Southern for its second of four matches scheduled for this week.