Women's Tennis Defeats UMBC, 4-3, in Baltimore on Wednesday

April 9, 2014

WASHINGTON – The Georgetown women’s tennis team (9-9, 2-2 BIG EAST) defeated UMBC (6-9) in a non-conference match, 4-3, on Wednesday afternoon in Baltimore, Md.

Georgetown won the doubles point to start the match.

The two squads split the six singles matches, 3-3, which gave Georgetown the 4-3 win.

Senior co-captain Kelly Comolli (Newburyport, Mass./Phillips Exeter Academy) earned one of the three singles wins with a straight-set defeat of UMBC’s Madlena Kuraz in the No. 2 position, 7-5, 6-1. The win came as Comolli’s seventh on the dual season. She is now 5-6 from the No. 2 position.

Junior Sophie Panarese (Milton, Mass./Milton Academy) and sophomore Liselot Koenen (St. Charles, Ill./St. Charles North) clinched the match for the Blue & Gray with their respective No. 5 and 6 spot victories. Panarese defeated Adriana Aldunate, 6-4, 6-0, moving the Georgetown junior to 8-9 on the spring. Koenen dropped Kosefin Stange-Jonsson in straight sets, 6-0, 6-1, for her eighth win of the dual season.

The Georgetown women will face Old Dominion in Washington, D.C., on Fri., April 11.
 

Georgetown 4, UMBC 3

Doubles

  1. Victoire Saperstein / Liselot Koenen (GU) def. Kosefin Stange-Jonsson / Madlena Kurasz (UMBC); 8-2
  2. Madeline Jaeger / Taylor Perz (GU) def. Mariami Dolashvili / Isabel Aldunate (UMBC); 8-4
  3. Sophie Panarese / Sophia Barnard (GU) vs. Kim Berghaus / Adriana Aldunate (UMBC); unfinished

Singles

  1. Kim Berghaus (UMBC) def. Victoire Saperstein (GU); 6-1, 6-0
  2. Kelly Comolli (GU) def. Madlena Kurasz (UMBC); 7-5, 6-1
  3. Mariami Dolashvili (UMBC) def. Madeline Jaeger (GU); 6-4, 6-4
  4. Isabel Aldunate (UMBC) def. Sophia Barnard (GU); 6-3, 0-6, 6-3
  5. Sophie Panarese (GU) def. Adriana Aldunate (UMBC); 6-4, 6-0
  6. Liselot Koenen (GU) def. Kosefin Stange-Jonsson (UMBC); 6-0, 6-1

 

 

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