Birmingham, Ala. – Campbellsville University Men's and Women's tennis both collected victories on Wednesday as they defeated the home-standing Panthers of NCAA Division III Birmingham Southern College.
The 24th ranked men won 2-1 in doubles play to jump out to an early lead and then finished the job in singles play despite losing two matches. It was good enough for a 6-3 team victory.
The 23rd ranked Lady Tigers only had one setback in their nine matches today as they won 8-1.
The Lady Tigers won all three doubles matches then took five of six singles matches. Anna Tumanyan, Haley Dallas, Jenna Sallee, Megan Charity, and Lindy Charity all won in both doubles and singles. Gleidys Salazar won in doubles, but was defeated in singles play.
Both the Lady Tigers and Tigers will continue play on their Alabama swing against Martin Methodist at 10 a.m. on Friday, March 7 in the Auburn-Montgomery Invitational.
Men: Win 6-3
Sebastian Marot (CU) def. Christian Matthews (BSC), 6-4, 6-2
Alejandro Soriano (CU) def. Brian Brandt (BSC), 6-1, 6-2
Pontus Blom (CU) def. Patrick Hire (BSC), 7-5, 6-4
Alex Makarenko (BSC) def. Ben Ward (CU), Ret.
Ben Reardon (BSC) def. Parker Jones (CU), 7-5, 7-5
Johan Fuzellier (CU) def. Blake Nuwayhid (BSC), 6-3, 4-6, 7-5
Women: Win 8-1
Anna Tumanyan (CU) def. Moya Moore (BSC), 6-4, 6-2
Megan Charity (CU) def. Emily Holst (BSC), 6-2, 6-3
Mary E. Carroll (BSC) def. Gleidys Salazar (CU), 6-3, 6-2
Jenna Sallee (CU) def. Terria Punturo (BSC), 6-2, 6-3
Lindy Charity (CU) def. Lindsey Farrell (BSC), 6-2, 6-2
Haley Dallas (CU) def. Sarah Ward (BSC), 6-1, 6-1