Women’s Tennis Falls to Gardner-Webb 4-3

Anais Gomar
(photo by Bennett Scarborough)
Anais Gomar (photo by Bennett Scarborough)

BUIES CREEK – Campbell took two singles matches and the doubles point but fell 4-3 to Gardner-Webb Tuesday afternoon. Anais Gomar improved to 8-4 in singles play for the Camels (9-4, 1-3).

The Camels jumped out to a 1-0 lead after capturing the doubles point. Karolina Chernaya and Borislava Nikolova improved to 10-1 after knocking off Ioana Oprea and Jenny Lunde (9-8) in the one spot. Tamara Stanic and Katya Yegoreychenko defeated Alice Hopkins and Yasmin Doost (8-2) in the two position.

Nikolova gave Campbell its second point by defeating Jenny Lunde (6-3, 6-3) in the three spot. The Sofia, Bulgaria native is 7-6 in singles play this season. Gomar knocked off Yasmin Doost (6-7, 7-5, 6-0) in the six spot.

Campbell will head to Virginia this weekend for a pair of Big South Conference matches starting Friday at Liberty and finishing Saturday at Radford.


Gardner-Webb University vs Campbell

Mar 27, 2012 at Buies Creek, N.C.

Gardner-Webb University 4, Campbell 3

Singles competition

1. Erica White (GWUW) def. CHERNAYA, Karolina (CAMW) 6-2, 7-5

2. Alice Hopkins (GWUW) def. STANIC, Tamara (CAMW) 1-6, 6-2, 6-4

3. Ioana Oprea (GWUW) def. AFRIDI, Natasha (CAMW) 6-3, 6-7, 6-1

4. NIKOLOVA, Borislava (CAMW) def. Jenny Lunde (GWUW) 6-3, 6-3

5. Ronia Hutterli (GWUW) def. YEGOREYCHENKO, Katya (CAMW) 7-5, 7-6

6. GOMAR, Anais (CAMW) def. Yasmin Doost (GWUW) 6-7, 7-5, 6-0

Doubles competition

1. CHERNAYA, Karolina/NIKOLOVA, Borislava (CAMW) def. Ioana Oprea/Jenny Lunde (GWUW) 9-8

2. STANIC, Tamara/YEGOREYCHENKO, Katya (CAMW) def. Alice Hopkins/Yasmin Doost (GWUW) 8-2

3. Erica White/Ronia Hutterli (GWUW) def. AFRIDI, Natasha/GOMAR, Anais (CAMW) 9-8

Match Notes:

Gardner-Webb University 10-8 (2-4)

Campbell 9-4 (1-3)