April 9, 2011

Women's Tennis Falls to Charleston Southern 5-2

CHARLESTON, S.C. - Karolina Chernaya improved to 18-2 in singles play but Campbell lost to Charleston Southern 5-2 Saturday in its regular season finale.

The Camels (13-7, 8-2 A-Sun) captured the doubles point by taking two out of the three matches. Lisa Sutton and Dominek Wallaart defeated Angie Torres and Heather Isbell in the one spot. The duo is 14-4 this season.

Chernaya and Borislava Nikolova claimed the other doubles victory for the Camels in the two position by defeating Olga Makhova and Marjia Dzakovic (8-5).

The Bucs captured five out of the six singles matches including Makhova defeating Sutton (6-4, 6-2) in the one spot. Sutton finishes the regular season with a 15-5 record in singles play.

As a result from their win Friday, the Camels clinched the number two seed and a first round bye in next weekends A-Sun tournament in DeLand Fla. Campbell will face the winner of the 3/6 quarterfinal matchup on Friday in the semifinals.

Campbell vs Charleston Southern

Apr 09, 2011 at Buccaneer Tennis Center

Charleston Southern 5, Campbell 2

Singles competition

1. MAKHOVA, Olga (CSU) def. Lisa Sutton (CAMW) 6-4, 6-2

2. Karolina Chernaya (CAMW) def. ISBELL, Heather (CSU) 6-4, 7-6 (7-3)

3. PLETCHER, Brooke (CSU) def. Borislava Nikolova (CAMW) 5-7, 6-3, 6-4

4. NOUR, Alia (CSU) def. Heather Robinson (CAMW) 6-1, 6-4

5. WALTERS, Alexandra (CSU) def. Anais Gomar (CAMW) 6-1, 6-1

6. TORRES, Angie (CSU) def. Natasha Afridi (CAMW) 6-1, 6-1

Doubles competition

1. Lisa Sutton/Dominek Wallaart (CAMW) def. TORRES, Angie/ISBELL, Heather (CSU) 8-2

2. Borislava Nikolova/Karolina Chernaya (CAMW) def. MAKHOVA, Olga/DZAKOVIC, Marija (CSU) 8-5

3. NOUR, Alia/PLETCHER, Brooke (CSU) def. Anais Gomar/Heather Robinson (CAMW) 8-3

Match Notes:

Campbell 13-7, 8-2 A-Sun

Charleston Southern 8-8

Order of finish: Doubles (); Singles (6,5,4,2,1,3)