FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - 3-10-02
Women's Tennis: No. 3 Armstrong Atlantic State 9, No. 29 Ferris State 0
SAVANNAH, Ga. The No. 3-ranked Armstrong Atlantic State women's tennis squad blanked No. 29-ranked Ferris State on Sunday afternoon, 9-0, in college tennis action at the AASU Tennis Complex.
The Lady Pirates improved to 13-1 on the season with the victory, while Ferris State fell to 13-4 on the year.
AASU captured all three doubles matches, then picked up all six singles matches in straight sets. Top-ranked DII singles player Zsofi Golopencza defeated Jenn Garvey, 6-1, 6-2, at No. 1 singles, while freshman Annamaria Forgacs defeated Barbora Jilkova, 6-2, 6-1, at No. 2 singles.
The Lady Pirates will take 10 days off before returning to action on Wednesday, March 20 as they face the No. 1-ranked team in NAIA, Auburn-Montgomery, at 3:00 p.m. in Jacksonville, Fla.
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Women: AASU 9, Ferris State 0
#1 Zsofi Golopencza (AASU) def. Jenn Garvey (FSU) 6-1, 6-2
#2 Annamaria Forgacs (AASU) def. Barbora Jilkova (FSU) 6-2, 6-1
#3 Michaela Kratochvilova (AASU) def. Suzanne Batten (FSU) 6-0, 6-1
#4 Laura Puch (AASU) def. Hulda Grin (FSU) 6-0, 6-1
#5 Gemma Vaughan (AASU) def. Elena Blackman (FSU) 6-0, 6-3
#6 Alejandra Aguilar (AASU) def. Amanda Miller (FSU) 6-0, 6-0
#1 Kratochvilova/Golopencza (AASU) def. Garvey/Jilkova (FSU) 8-2
#2 Forgacs/Peaty (AASU) def. Batten/Grin (FSU) 8-3
#3 Aguilar/Puch (AASU) def. Blackman/Miller (FSU) 8-3
Records: AASU (13-1), FSU (13-4)