Women's Tennis Completes Roberta Alison Fall Classic
TUSCALOOSA, ALA. – The UNCG women’s tennis team completed the Roberta Alison Fall Classic Saturday on the campus of Alabama.
Sophomore Amy Ellis (Cheshire, Great Brittian/Newcastle Under Lyme School) lost a tough match against Elanor Grossman (Loyola Marymount), 7-5, 7-5.
Classmate Jamie Grinberg (Chapel Hill, N.C./East Chapel Hill) lost to Clemson’s Joana Eidukonyte, 6-1, 6-2.
Junior Stephanie Falcon (Marietta, Ga./Walton) won against Ipek Birol (Tulane) due to an injury. Freshman Masey DeMoss (Mayodan, N.C./McMichael) lost to Tulane’s Margaux Hyman, 6-1, 6-3.
In doubles play, Grinberg and freshman Yasmin Franco (Largo, Fla./Indian Rocks Christian) defeated Furman’s Alex Moreno-Kaste/Katherine Oudin, 8-7 (8-6). The duo then lost to Alabama’s Danielle Spielmann and Natalia Maynetto, 8-3.
Ellis and DeMoss took down Sarah Witkowski and Elaine Simon (UAB), 8-4. In their next match, the pair fell to Samford’s Jessica Northcutt and Lauren Caballero, 8-1. In the final doubles match, Falcon and Alisha Burton (Charlotte, N.C./Zebulon B. Vance) lost to Reka Ohonyi and Lisa Piller (Loyola Marymount), 8-5.
Day Two Singles Results
Rebecca Baum Draw
Stephanie Falcon (UNCG) def. Ipek Birol (Tulane) w/o
Jill Breslin Draw
Joana Eidukonyte (Clemson) def. Jamie Grinberg (UNCG) 6-1, 6-2
Dominique Glinzler Draw
Petra Ferancova (Mississippi State) def. Yasmin Franco (UNC Greensboro) w/o
Shelley Godwin Draw
Elanor Grossman (Loyola Marymount) def. Amy Ellis (UNCG) 7-5, 7-5
Margaux Hyman (Tulane) def. Masey DeMoss (UNCG) 6-1, 6-3
Danielle Spielmann/Natalia Maynetto (Alabama) def. Jamie Grinberg/Yasmin Franco (UNCG) 8-3
Jamie Grinberg/Yasmin Franco (UNCG) def. Alex Moreno-Kaste/Katherine Oudin (Furman) 8-7(8-6)
Jessica Northcutt/Lauren Caballero (Samford) def. Amy Ellis/Masey DeMoss (UNCG) 8-1
Amy Ellis/Masey DeMoss (UNCG) def. Sarah Witkowski/Elaine Simon (UAB) 8-4
Reka Rohonyi/Lisa Piller (Loyola Marymount) def. Steph Falcon/Alisha Burton (UNCG) 8-5
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