Women's Tennis Wins First Conference Match of the Season
HIGH POINT, N.C. Coastal Carolinas womens tennis team (6-0, 1-0 Big South) won its first Big South Conference match of the season in defeating High Point 7-0 on Wednesday, Feb. 22. Virginie Dinh (Maisons Albert, France/Sophia) and Hayley Rudman (Johannesburg, South Africa/Northcliff High School (Mississippi State University)) teamed up for their fifth straight doubles win of the season. The team of Petra Jantti (Haukiverkko Espo, Finland/Tapiolan Lukio ) and Amy Pazahanick (Atlanta, Ga./Brookwood (Georgia Southern)) also won their fifth straight doubles competition of the season, 7-5.
Jantti also won her sixth straight singles match along with Pazahanick and Sarize Coetzee (Bloemfontein, South Africa/Oranje Meisieskool (Texas Tech)). Sofie Ahlberg (Stockholm,Sweden/Adalsskolan) defeated Rebecca Carr in singles competition, 6-0, 6-4. Dinh and Rudman won their singles matches as well.
The Lady Chants will now host non-conference rival East Carolina, Friday Feb. 24 at 2 p.m.