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Lady Flames Fall to Lady Dukes

January 30, 2010
|  White Sulphur Springs, W.Va.
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Nadia Solomon-Burgess

Nadia Solomon-Burgess

For the second day in a row Jordan Jenkins and Nadia Solomon-Burgess each won in singles, but the Liberty Lady Flames did not benefit, dropping a 5-2 decision to the James Madison Lady Dukes in a match played Saturday at the Greenbriar Resort.

James Madison took all three doubles matches to take a 1-0 lead.

In singles, Jenkins and Solomon-Burgess recorded victories for the second consecutive day at the Greenbriar Resort. Both Liberty seniors each won their singles matches Friday over West Virginia opponents. Jenkins won 6-2, 6-0 over Katherine Bulling at No. 1 singles. In No. 2 singles, Solomon-Burgess won 7-6, 2-6, 1-0 over Kinsey Pate.

In the lower spots in the singles line-up, the Lady Dukes won each of the four matches to clinch the 5-2 overall match victory

JMU 5 Liberty 2

Doubles
1 Katherine Bulling/Kinsey Pate(JMU) def. Jordan Jenkins/Hannah Fick (Liberty) 8-7
2. Rebecca Erickson/Megan Douglas (JMU) def. Nadia Solomon-Burgess/BrittanyThomas 8-4
3. Kristin Nimitz/Michell Ngyen def. Fabiana Gouveia/Carol Lobel 8-4

Singles
1. Jenkins def. Bulling 6-2 6-0
2. Solomon-Burgess def. Pate 7-6, 2-6, 1-0
3. Erickson def. Fick 7-5, 6-3
4. Megan Douglas def. Gouveia 6-2, 6-2
5 Nguyen def. Thomas 6-2, 6-3
6. Nimitz def. Lobel 6-2, 6-2