Women's Tennis Sweeps Villanova
FORT MYERS, Fla., - The FGCU women’s tennis team easily defeated Villanova 7-0 on Sunday afternoon. The win ended a four game losing streak as FGCU improved to 2-5 while the Wildcats fall to 0-2.
FGCU took all three doubles matches including a 9-8 win at the #3 position by Brett Kinley and Leah Johnson. FGCU cruised with 8-3 and 8-1 wins at the #1 and #2 positions.
FGCU won all six singles spots in straight sets. Maria Braniecka and Maria Maggiorini won at #1 and #2 with scores of 6-1, 6-3 and 6-0, 6-1 respectively. Lauren Pfieffer won the tightest match of the day at the #3 position with a 7-5, 6-3 win over Courtney Reed.
The Eagles will be in action again tomorrow morning when they host Fairfield at 10:00 am and again on Tuesday when Toledo visits the FGCU tennis Complex.
|Position||Florida Gulf Coast University||Villanova University||Winner||Score|
|#1 Singles||Maria Braniecka||carla erskine||Florida Gulf Coast University||6-1 6-3|
|#2 Singles||Maria Maggiorini||E Urda||Florida Gulf Coast University||6-0 6-1|
|#3 Singles||Lauren Pfieffer||courtney reed||Florida Gulf Coast University||7-5 6-3|
|#4 Singles||Jordan Vaughn||Daniella Phillis||Florida Gulf Coast University||6-3 6-2|
|#5 Singles||Leah Johnson||Ashley Reed||Florida Gulf Coast University||6-2 6-4|
|#6 Singles||Brett Kinley||Katherine Monari||Florida Gulf Coast University||6-1 6-0|
|#1 Doubles||Maria Braniecka
|Florida Gulf Coast University||8-3|
|#2 Doubles||Maria Maggiorini
|Florida Gulf Coast University||8-1|
|#3 Doubles||Brett Kinley
|Florida Gulf Coast University||9-8(3)|
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