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Coastal Finishes Fall Schedule at East Carolina Invitational

       

Kourtney Kowal

Kourtney Kowal

Nov. 3, 2013

Greenville, N.C. - The Coastal Carolina women’s tennis team finished its fall portion of the 2013-14 schedule on Friday after completing the second day of the East Carolina Invitational. The Chanticleers ended the day with seven singles victories. 

Libby Scott split her two matches in the first singles flight, defeating Melis Tanik of ECU 7-5, 6-4 before falling to Clare Cox of Appalachian State 7-6(3), 6-2. 

In the second singles flight, Kourtney Kowal lost both of her singles matches, falling to Michelle Castro of ECU and Gabrielle Wreder of Appalachian State. 

Freshman Honami Yazawa picked up two singles wins, downing ECU’s Nicole Laduca and Scarlett Watson in the third singles flight. 

Amanda Malatek won both of her singles matches in the sixth flight, ousting Dana Gray of ECU before defeating Appalachian State’s Sarah King in three sets, 4-6, 7-6(4), 1-0 (10-6). 

Mila Majtan recorded the final two singles wins for the Chants, besting ECU’s Maria Storozheva and Appalachian State’s Megan Mullen. 

Singles:
Flight 1
Libby Scott (Coastal Carolina) def. Melis Tanik (ECU), 7-5, 6-4
Angie Sekely (UNCW) def. Clare Cox (Appalachian State), 6-1, 3-6, 1-0 (10-7)
Clare Cox (Appalachian State) def. Libby Scott (Coastal Carolina), 7-6 (3), 6-2
Melis Tanik (ECU) def. Angie Sekely (UNCW), 6-3, 6-3

Flight 2
Michelle Castro (ECU) def. Kourtney Kowal (Coastal Carolina), 6-4, 6-3
Olga Blank (UNCW) def. Gabrielle Wreder (Appalachian State), 6-1, 6-1
Gabrielle Wreder (Appalachian State) def. Kourtney Kowal (Coastal Carolina), 6-3, 6-4
Alyssa Ritchie (UNCW) def. Michelle Castro (ECU), 6-4, 6-0

Flight 3
Honami Yazawa (Coastal Carolina) def. Nicole Laduca (ECU), 6-4, 6-4
Alyssa Ritchie (UNCW) def. Scarlett Walston (ECU), 6-4, 6-1
Honami Yazawa (Coastal Carolina) vs. Scarlett Walston (ECU), 6-4, 6-4
Olga Blank (UNCW) def. Nicole Laduca (ECU), 6-2, 3-6, 1-0 (10-8)

Flight 4
Kelly Cameron (UNCW) def. Brianna Armellino (Appalachian State), 6-1, 6-2
Brianna Armellino (Appalachian State) def. Marie Babayan (Coastal Carolina), 4-3, retired
Emily Groeneveld (ECU) def. Marie Babayan (Coastal Carolina), 6-1, 6-1
Kelly Cameron (UNCW) def. Emily Groeneveld (ECU), 6-3, 6-3

Flight 5
Jessica Thaggard (Appalachian State) def. Hollie Champion (UNCW), 6-4, 6-0
Neena Wanko (ECU) def. Romane Delay (Coastal Carolina), 6-4, 6-4
Christine Kharkevitch (UNCW) def. Neena Wanko (ECU), 6-4, 6-4
Romane Delay (Coastal Carolina) def. Jessica Thaggard (Appalachian State), 6-2, 6-2

Flight 6
Christine Kharkevitch (UNCW) def. Sarah King (Appalachian State), 6-2, 6-2
Amanda Malatek (Coastal Carolina) def. Dana Gray (ECU) 6-4, 6-4
Amanda Malatek (Coastal Carolina) def. Sarah King (Appalachian State), 4-6, 7-6(4), 1-0 (10-6)
Hollie Champion (UNCW) def. Dana Gray (ECU), 6-4, 2-6, 1-0 (10-8)

Flight 7
Hamilton Lovett (UNCW) def. Megan Mullen (Appalachian State), 3-6, 6-3, 1-0 (10-8)
Mila Majtan (Coastal Carolina) def. Maria Storozheva (ECU), 6-3, 4-6, 1-0 (10-8)
Mila Majtan (Coastal Carolina) def. Megan Mullen (Appalachian State), 6-2, 6-1
Hamilton Lovett (UNCW) def. Maria Storozheva (ECU), 7-6(3), retired

Flight 8
Alix Theodossiou (UNCW) def. McKayla Zupan (Appalachian State), 6-1, 6-2
Betsy Zurawel (ECU) def. Dominique De Wit (Coastal Carolina), 2-6, 2-2 retired
Betsy Zurawel (ECU) def. Miller Hales (UNCW), 6-2, 2-6, 1-0 (10-7)
Karling Watson (ECU) def. McKayla Zupan (Appalachian State), 6-3, 0-1 retired

Doubles:
Flight 1
Alyssa Ritchie/Angie Sekely (UNCW) def. Libby Scott/Honami Yazawa (Coastal Carolina), 8-2

Flight 2
Kelly Cameron/Miller Hales (UNCW) def. Kourtney Kowal/Dominique de Wit (Coastal Carolina), 8-4

Flight 3
Olga Blank/Hollie Champion (UNCW) def. Marie Babayan/Romane Delay (Coastal Carolina), 8-0

Flight 4
FRIDAY CORRECTIONS – Change Alix Theodossiou to Christina Kharkevich
Hamilton Lovett/ Christina Kharkevitch (UNCW) def. Dana Gray/Betsy Zurawel (ECU), 8-2
Hamilton Lovett/Christina Kharkevitch (UNCW) def. Jessica Thaggard/Sarah King (Appalachian State), 8-2

SATURDAY
Hamilton Lovett/ Christina Kharkevitch (UNCW) def. Amanda Malatek/Mila Majat (Coastal Carolina), 8-5