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Seahawks Defeat Lady Flames
The UNC Wilmington Seahawks took the final four single matches to comeback from a 2-1 defecit to defeat the Liberty Lady Flames, 5-2, Thursday afternoon in women's tennis action.
After dropping all three doubles matches to go down 1-0, the Lady Flames took the first two matches for a 2-1 lead. Liberty's Jonita Randolph (Jr., Townville, S.C.) defeated Lindsey Hess, 7-5, 6-5 (3) at #1 singles, while Dina Senkina (Fr., Moscow, Russia) won her #2 singles match from Lauren Isenhour, 6-3, 6-2. However, the Seahawks rallied to win the final four singles matches for the team victory.
Liberty falls to 3-5 on the season, while UNC Wilmington moves to 11-1.
1. Jonita Randolph (LU) def. Lindsey Hess (UNCW), 7-5, 6-5 (3)
2. Dina Senkina (LU) def. Lauren Isenhour (UNCW), 6-3, 6-2
3. Molly Molony (UNCW) def. Ekaterina Kuznetsova (LU), 6-1, 6-3
4. Kristin Mears (UNCW) def. Martyna Hunusz (LU), 6-3, 6-0
5. Cassie Martin (UNCW) def. Erica Fredstrom (LU), 4-6, 6-4, 6-1
6. Katie Carlson (UNCW) def. Livia Branco (LU), 6-1, 6-1
1. Lindsey Hess-Molly Molony (UNCW) def. Dina Senkina-Ekaterina Kuznetsova (LU), 8-5
2. Kristin Mears-Cassie Martin (UNCW) def. Jonita Randolph-Martyna Hunusz (LU), 8-2
3. Katie Carlson-Lauren Isenhour (UNCW) def. Livia Branco-Erica Frestrom (LU), 8-1