Women's Tennis Falls at Flagler College
ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. – UNCG women’s tennis fell to the Flagler College Saints Wednesday afternoon at the Flagler Tennis Center, 4-3. The Spartans fall to 1-11 on the season, while Flagler improves to 11-1.
In doubles competition, Blaine Boaz (Dunwoody, Ga./Saint Pius X) and Nancy Bridges (Shelby, N.C./Shelby) defeated Mary Jo Nanti and Patrycja Maslanka, 6-3. UNCG was unable to earn a win at No. 1 or No. 3 as it dropped the doubles point.
UNCG and Flagler split the singles competition, with each team taking three competitions. Masey DeMoss (Mayodan, N.C./McMichael) knocked off Lizanne Jinkertz in three sets, 6-3, 6-7 (5-7, 1-0 (10-8). Sophia Adams took care of Felicitas Runkel in straight-sets at No. 5, 6-1, 6-4. Boaz handled No. 6 singles, defeating Hilary Hanton, 6-3, 6-0.
1. Mary Jo Nanti (FLG) def. Alice Taylor (UNCG) 6-3, 6-3
2. Masey DeMoss (UNCG) def. #44 Lizanne Jinkertz (FLG) 6-3, 6-7 (5-7), 1-0 (10-8)
3. Patrycja Maslanka (FLG) def. Sarah Swiderski (UNCG) 6-2, 6-4
4. Kelly Burge (FLG) def. Nancy Bridges (UNCG) 6-3, 6-2
5. Sophia Adams (UNCG) def. Felicitas Runkel (FLG) 6-1, 6-4
6. Blaine Boaz (UNCG) def. Hilary Hanton (FLG) 6-3, 6-0
UNCG is back in action tomorrow afternoon as it continues its spring break trip to take on the North Florida Ospreys at 5:00 p.m.