RALEIGH, N.C. Coastal Carolina University's women's tennis team continued to roll through the early part of the 2002 schedule with a 5-2 victory at North Carolina State on Saturday. The Lady Chanticleers are now 6-0 on the season, while NC State falls to 2-3.
Emma Kidd, the winningest player in CCU tennis history, posted her 105th career win with a 6-2, 4-6, 7-5 victory over the Woolfpack's Katrina Gildemeister.
NC State opened the match with an 8-4 victory at No. 1 doubles as senior co-captains Katrina Gildemeister and Kristin Nicholls defeated Coastal's Kidd and Lara Lendemann. CCU shook off the early loss and grabbed the doubles point with victories at No. 2 and No. 3. Medina Bajamrabasic and Dana Goffin defeated Myrna Bawono and Jennifer Jassawalla (8-3) in the No 2 spot, while Marie Matrka and Stephanie Koot proved to be just a little too much for Loni Worsley and Landis Strader inNo. 3 doubles (8-6).
Lendenmann (No. 4) and Koot (No. 6) each posted three-set singles victories after dropping the first set, while Bajrambasic cruised to a 6-4 and 6-0 straightset victory at No. 2 singles.
NC State 2, Coastal Carolina 5
1 - Emma Kidd (CCU) def. Katrina Gildemeister, 6-2, 4-6, 7-5
2 - Medina Bajrambasic (CCU) def. Kristin Nicholls, 6-4, 6-0
3 - Loni Worsley def. Dana Goffin (CCU), 6-4, 6-2
4 - Lara Lendemann (CCU) def. Myrna Bawono, 1-6, 6-4, 6-3
5 - Jennifer Jassawalla def. Marie Matrka (CCU), 6-3, 7-5
6 - Stephanie Koot (CCU) def. Landis Strader, 4-6, 6-3, 6-1
1 - Gildemeister/Nicholls def. Kidd/Lendemann (CCU), 8-4
2 - Bajrambasic/Goffin (CCU) def. Bawono/Jassawalla, 8-3
3 - Matrka/Koot (CCU) def. Strader/Worsley, 8-6