Women's Tennis Defeats Charleston Southern
NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. – Coastal Carolina women’s tennis team improved its conference record with a 4-3 victory over Charleston Southern on Tuesday, April 8. The Lady Chanticleers are now 12-8 overall and 2-1 in the Big South.
The doubles point went to CSU as Zineb Hilali and Andrea Schutte defeated senior Amy Pazahanick (Canton, Ga./Brookwood (Georgia Southern)) and freshman Lexi Bolesky (Lexington, Ohio/Lexington) 8-6 in the No. 1 doubles spot. Aodhnait Lombard and Patricia Jeager earned an 8-2 victory over sophomore Maria Camberos (San Luis Potosi, Mexico/Instituto Lomar del Real) and junior Tina Petkova (Oakville, Ontario, Canada/St.Ignatius (Toronto)) in the No. 2 slot. In No. 3 doubles, senior Sofie Ahlberg (Stockholm, Sweden/Adalsskolan) and sophomore Kim Webb (Usk, Wales/Millfield) won the match 8-7 over Ashley Heard and Nazli Kutuk.
The Lady Chanticleers were strong in the singles competition. Pazahanick defeated Hilali 7-5, 3-6, 7-6 (5) in the No 1 singles spot while Bolesky earned a victory in the No. 2 slot with her 6-2, 6-2 win over Lombard. In No. 3 singles, Schutte defeated Petkova 7-6 (8), 7-5. Webb earned a 6-4, 6-2 win over Jaeger in the No. 4 position. In the No. 5 spot, Kutuk defeated Ahlberg 6-1, 6-2. To earn the final CCU point, Camberos defeated Amanda Swindall 6-4, 6-3 in No. 6 singles.
The Lady Chants continue on their three matches in three days as they play again Wednesday, April 9 at UNC Wilmington. Match time will begin at 2:30 p.m.
Coastal Carolina 4, Charleston Southern 3
1. PAZAHANICK, Amy (COASTAL) def. HILALI, Zineb (CSUW) 7-5, 3-6, 7-6
2. BOLESKY, Lexi (COASTAL) def. LOMBARD, Aodhnait (CSUW) 6-2, 6-2
3. SCHUTTE, Andrea (CSUW) def. PETKOVA, Tina (COASTAL) 7-6, 7-5
4. WEBB, Kimberly (COASTAL) def. JAEGER, Patricia (CSUW) 6-4, 6-3
5. KUTUK, Nazli (CSUW) def. AHLBERG, Sofie (COASTAL) 6-1, 6-2
6. CAMBEROS, Maria (COASTAL) def. SWINDALL, Amanda (CSUW) 6-4, 6-3
1. HILALI, Zineb/SCHUTTE, Andrea (CSUW) def. PAZAHANICK, Amy/BOLESKY, Lexi (COASTAL) 8-6
2. LOMBARD, Aodhnait/JAEGER, Patricia (CSUW) def. PETKOVA, Tina/CAMBEROS, Maria (COASTAL) 8-2
3. AHLBERG, Sofie/WEBB, Kimberly (COASTAL) def. HEARD, Ashley/KUTUK, Nazli (CSUW) 8-7