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Lady Bisons close out season against Jacksonville in Atlantic Sun Tournament

Friday, April 18, 2008

April 18, 2008

The 8th seeded Lady Bisons played in the Atlantic Sun Conference tennis tournament on April 18th in Johnson City, Tenn. They lost to #1 seeded Jacksonville 5-0.

It has been a tough year for the Lady Bisons, under the direction of new Assistant Head Coach Kristin Lusk.

The Lady Bisons have not won any matches this season, but have had some very close calls. Though the team is young, the talent will continue to grow in future.

Photos from this weekend's Atlantic Sun Conference tournament can be viewed at the Atlantic Sun photo gallery.

Singles competition
1. Lina Xu (JU) def. Raphaela Jann (LIP) 6-1, 6-2
2. Lena Willi (JU) def. Kara Jackson (LIP) 6-0, 6-0
3. Tatiana Soldatova (JU) def. Caitlin Khouri (LIP) 6-0, 6-0
4. Juliana Umeki (JU) vs. Claire Landry (LIP) unfinished
5. Iva Jaresova (JU) vs. Olivia Ellis (LIP) unfinished
6. Fernanda Carrero (JU) def. Britt Kuertz (LIP) 6-0, 6-0

Doubles competition 1. Tatiana Soldatova/Iva Jaresova (JU) vs. Olivia Ellis/Kara Jackson (LIP) unfinished
2. Lena Willi/Fernanda Carrero (JU) def. Caitlin Khouri/Claire Landry (LIP) 8-4
3. Lina Xu/Juliana Umeki (JU) def. Raphaela Jann/Mariana Rangel (LIP) 8-1