April 10, 2008
HARRISONBURG, Va. - The Georgetown women's tennis team (6-11) swept doubles play and won all but one of the six singles matches to defeat James Madison, 6-1 in a non-conference match on Thursday afternoon.
GU jumped out quickly sweeping doubles play, as the top duo of junior Courtney Olsen (Englewood, Colo./Colorado Academy) and senior Stephanie Cohen (Fayetteville, N.Y./DeWitt) won, 8-6 and the freshmen pair of Alex Sebia (Plains, Pa./Scranton Prep) and Elizabeth Sullivan (Potomac, Md./National Cathedral School) won by the same score. Freshmen Maxi Thiels (Atlanta, Ga./The Lovett School) and Caroline Kuehn (Birmingham, Ala./Mountain Brook) cruised in the third doubles match, 8-1.
Cohen got the Hoyas off to a good start in singles play, defeating Rebecca Erickson, 6-3, 7-5 in the No. 1 singles match and Olsen won the second singles match 6-1, 6-4. Sebia and Kuehn each earned straight-set victories in the fifth and sixth spot respectively and Maxi Thiels held off Kelly Maxwell in three sets, 6-4, 3-6, 10-5, concluding a 6-1 victory.
The Hoyas take the court next on Saturday, April 12 when they travel to Farmville, Va. to take on Longwood.
Georgetown 6, JMU 1
1. Courtney Olsen/Stephanie Cohen (GU) def. Nimitz/Erickson (JMU) 8-6
2. Alex Sebia/Elizabeth Sullivan (GU) def. Khoor/Maxwell (JMU) 8-6
3. Maxi Thiels/Caroline Kuehn (GU) def. Brandalik/I. Donner (JMU) 8-1
1. Stephanie Cohen (GU) def. Rebecca Erickson (JMU) 6-3, 7-5
2. Courtney Olsen (GU) def. Kristin Nimitz (JMU) 6-1, 6-4
3. Anna Khoor (JMU) def. Elizabeth Sullivan (GU) 6-3, 6-0
4. Maxi Thiels (GU) def. Kelly Maxwell (JMU) 6-4, 3-6, 10-5
5. Alex Sebia (GU) def. Alyssa Brandalik (JMU) 6-3, 6-4
6. Caroline Kuehn (GU) def. Ida Donner (JMU) 6-3, 6-1
Georgetown Tennis Holds End of the Year Banquet
The Georgetown University men and women's tennis teams hosted their annual end of season banquet ...
Georgetown Tennis Concludes Season at BIG EAST ...
On the third day of the BIG EAST Championships, the Georgetown University men’s tennis team...
Women's Tennis Advances to BIG EAST Semifinals
The Georgetown University women's tennis team triumphed, 4-1, against No. 5 Marquette in the...
No. 4 Georgetown Tennis Arrives in South...
The Georgetown University men’s and women’s tennis teams are in Cayce, S.C., for the ...
Georgetown Defeats Villanova in Regular Season ...
The Georgetown University men's and women's tennis teams continued their victorious ways by...
Georgetown Hosts Villanova in Regular Season...
The Georgetown University men and women's tennis teams are set to host the Villanova Wildcats in ...
Georgetown Celebrates 6-1 Win Over Richmond on ...
Staying on the winning track, the Georgetown University women’s tennis celebrated Senior...
Tennis Tops Bryant and George Washington
The Georgetown University men’s and women’s tennis team went undefeated against...
DOWNLOAD SCHEDULE: Add to calendar
There are no upcoming events.
- Online Stores & Tickets