FORT MYERS, Fla., - The FGCU women's tennis team opened up the 2008 season with a 7-0 loss to #28 USF on Saturday afternoon at the FGCU Tennis Complex. The Eagles fall to 0-1 while USF moves to 1-0.
USF took the doubles point, sweeping all three matches. Jessica Zok and Jessica Sweeting won at the #1 position over Maria Maggiorini and Maria Braniecka 8-4. The Bulls also took all six singles matches from FGCU as well.
The Eagles will be in action again on Friday when they open up the FGCU/Johan Kriek Classic at 2:00 pm.
#28 USF d. FGCU
#1 Jessica Zok/Jessica Sweeting (USF) d. Maria Maggiorini/Maria Braniecka (FGCU) 8-4
#2 Iciri Rai/Lauren Schumate (USF) d. Lauren Pfeiffer/Jordan Vaughn (FGCU) 8-1
#3 Allyn Muller/Natalia Guevara (USF) d. Leah Johnson/Brett Kinley (FGCU) 8-4
#1 Zok (USF) d. Maggiorini (FGCU) 6-2, 6-1
#2 Muller (USF) d. Braniecka (FGCU) 6-1, 6-0
#3 Guevara (USF)d. Pfeiffer (FGCU) 6-2, 6-0
#4 Kai (USF) d. Vaughn (FGCU) 6-2, 6-2
#5 Shumate (USF) d. Johnson (FGCU) 6-2, 6-1
#6 Sweeting (USF) d.Kinley (FGCU) 6-3, 6-3