Women's Tennis Defeats Nova Southeastern, 7-2

Vicky Sekely

March 5, 2012

Final Stats

WASHINGTON - The Georgetown University women's tennis team started off spring break strong with a 7-2 victory over the Nova Southeastern University Sharks on Sunday in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. The win improved the squad to 5-3 overall.

With the Sharks playing in Division II, the each match scored a point as opposed to Division I where the doubles matches count as one point for best of three.

In doubles play, the No. 2 pair of sophomore Tina Tehrani (New Canaan, Conn./New Canaan) and junior Vicky Sekely (Mississaga, Ontario/Lorne Park Secondary School) managed the lone victory winning by a score of 8-1.

Singles play is where the Hoyas shined as the squad swept all six matches.

Sophomore Kelly Comolli (Newburyport, Mass./Philips Exeter Academy) made quick work of Daria Burobina at No. 3 with the 6-1, 6-0 win. Senior and No. 1 player Lauren Greco (Oakmont, Pa./Shady Side Academy) followed that up with a 7-5, 6-0 victory over Alexandra Johansson, before sophomore Madeline Jaeger made it three in a row at No. 4 with the 6-3, 6-2 decision against Austin Lavalli,

Sekely and Tehrani both won at No. 5 and No. 2, respectively. Sekely downed Charlotte Cote by a score of 6-5, 6-3, while Tehrani beat Dominique Winner 6-2, 6-3. Junior Alexandra Landers (Teaneck, N.J./Immaculate Heart) made the final 7-2 with a 6-3, 6-4 win over Kamryn Blackwood at No. 6.

The Sharks were ranked No. 26 nationally and No. 9 in their region.

The Hoyas will face Lynn University on Tuesday in Boca Raton, Fla., at 4:30 p.m.

 

 

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Schedules

February 22
W, 5-2
Morgan State
Arlington YMCA
RECAP
February 24
12:00 PM
George Washington
Yates Field House
March 5
2:30 PM
UC San Diego
San Diego, Calif.
March 7
5:00 PM
Long Beach State
Long Beach, Calif.
March 9
2:00 PM
Utah State
West End Club (Los Angeles, Calif.)
March 10
2:00 PM
Loyola Marymount
Marina del Rey, Calif.
March 19
2:00 PM
Hofstra
Washington, D.C.
March 21
11:00 AM
Williams College
Washington, D.C.
March 24
12:00 PM
St. Johns
Flushing, N.Y.
March 27
3:00 PM
George Mason
Fairfax, Va.
March 30
6:00 PM
Towson
Towson, Md.
April 8
12:00 PM
DePaul
Washington, D.C.
April 21
11:00 AM
Navy
Washington, D.C.
April 22
12:00 PM
Villanova
Villanova, Pa.
April 27
All Day
First Round
Cayce, S.C.
April 28
All Day
Quarterfinals
Cayce, S.C.
April 29
All Day
Semifinals
Cayce, S.C.
April 30
All Day
Championship
Cayce, S.C.