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Women's tennis ends fall schedule at UNC
Monday, November 07, 2005
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (November 6, 2005) - The ETSU women's tennis team wrapped up their fall competition schedule over the weekend at the second annual Kitty Harrison Invitational at the University of North Carolina. ETSU was represented by Sandie Knight (
"This is the first time we have had individual wins against top 20 teams and previous All Americans," said head women's tennis coach Steve Brooks. "This is definitely a step in the right direction for ETSU women's tennis and a great way to end our fall competition."
On Friday, Knight took on the No. 44 ranked Ashley Davis of
Byrne took on Sierra Poske of Wake Forest in her first match on Friday and lost, 6-2, 6-4, before facing off against Inga Beerman of Virginia Tech and falling 6-3, 6-1. On Saturday Byrne came out strong and got the victory over
Moskaliova lost to Blakley Offutt of
In doubles, Knight and Jessica Keener (
Knight and Byrne lost to Collins/Markovic of UNC, 8-2 on Friday and came back the next day and got the victory against malmberg/Mousseau of
For more information on the women's tennis team, visit www.etsubucs.com/sports/wtennis .