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 25
11:00 AM
William & Mary
Williamsburg, Va.
March 4
12:00 PM
Nova Southeastern
Fort Lauderdale, Fla.
March 5
9:00 AM
Florida Atlantic
Boca Raton, Fla.
March 8
10:00 AM
Barry
Miami Shores, Fla.
March 16
3:00 PM
Old Dominion
Norfolk, Va.
March 17
10:00 AM
Middle Tennessee State
Norfolk, Va.
March 23
TBA
Rhode Island
Yates Field House
March 24
11:00 AM
Navy
Annapolis, Md.
March 28
2:30 PM
Richmond
Richmond, Va.
April 6
3:00 PM
George Washington
GW Tennis Center
April 19
3:00 PM
George Mason
Fairfax, Va.
April 21
12:00 PM
Villanova
Washington, D.C.
April 26
TBA
First Round
Cayce, S.C.
April 27
TBA
Quarterfinals
Cayce, S.C.
April 28
TBA
Semifinals
Cayce, S.C.
April 29
TBA
Championship
Cayce, S.C.