Emory Womens Tennis Ends Regular Season with 7-2 Win Over Brenau
The fourth-ranked Emory University women’s tennis team
finished its 2010 regular season on a positive note, defeating
Brenau University 7-2 at the Woodruff P.E. Center on
The Eagles jumped out to a quick 3-0 lead after winning all three doubles matches. Emory’s first pairing of Zahra Dawson and Lorne McManigle claimed a 8-6 victory over their Brenau counterparts, Lyn See Choo and Kate Mazackova. In the second doubles match, senior all-Americans Sabra Rogers and Tshema Nash won 8-4 over Jolene Wong and Liubov Orlova. Emory’s Jordan Wylie and Lindsay Reidenbach rounded out doubles play with an 8-1 win over Hannah Thompson and Eline Nagels in the third doubles match.
In singles play, Emory’s Tshema Nash won in straight sets for Emory, 6-1, 6-4 over Jolene Wong in the fourth singles match. In the second singles match, McManigle earned a come-from-behind 4-6, 7-5, 10-5 win over Kate Mazackova, while Reidenbach came from behind against Hannah Thompson in the fifth singles match, 2-6, 7-5, 10-7, to clinch the team victory for Emory. Rounding out the day, Emory's Sara Vrabec remained perfect in singles matches during the spring season, improving to 18-0 with a 6-2, 6-1 straight-set victory over Eline Nagels.
With the win, Emory wraps up its regular season with a record of 18-5, while Brenau drops to 11-10. The Eagles will open up the NCAA Tournament on either May 14th or 15th, at a time and location to be determined.