Sept. 27, 2013
GREENVILLE, S.C. - The University of Tennessee women's tennis team saw much doubles success during day one of the Furman Fall Classic on Friday.
Juniors Joanna Henderson and Caitlyn Williams advanced to the championship to Saturday's Flight One Championship while freshmen Ambika Pande and Victoria Olivarez and Laurence Guevremont and Eve Repic each won the first match of their flight doubles action.
In singles play, Repic advanced on to the next round of the Flight Four winners bracket with a 6-1, 6-1 victory over Duda Santos of Florida State while Olivarez earned a 6-1, 6-0 win over Amanda Murray of host-team Furman in her first day of action.
The Lady Vols will be back tomorrow with their final doubles action of the weekend while also competing in the second round of singles action.
Flight One Singles
Meghan Blevins, So. Carolina def. Joanna Henderson, Tennessee 6-4, 6-3
Flight Two Singles
Erin Routhliffe, Alabama def. Tiffany Tavares, Tennessee 6-7 (4), 7-5, 6-3
Flight Three Singles
Joana Eidukonyte, Clemson def. Brittany Lindl, Tennessee 6-0, 6-3
Flight Four Singles
Eve Repic, Tennessee def. Duda Santos, Florida State 6-1, 6-1
Flight Five Singles
Carmen Blanco, Alabama def. Laurence Guevremont, Tennessee 6-7, 7-6, 6-4
Flight Six Singles
Georgina Sellyn, Vanderbilt def. Ambika Pande, Tennessee 6-0, 6-3
Flight Seven Singles
Victoria Olivarez, Tennessee def. Amanda Murray, Furman 6-1, 6-0
Flight One Doubles
Joanna Henderson/Caitlyn Williams, Tennessee def. Moreno-Kaste/Boyette, Furman 8-1 Henderson/Williams, Tennessee def. Borthwick/Cartwright, Florida State 8-6
Flight Two Doubles
Ambika Pande/Victoria Olivarez, Tennessee def. Folland/Siles, South Carolina 8-5 Antal/Campbell, Vanderbilt def. Pande/Olivarez, Tennessee 8-2
Flight Three Doubles
Laurence Guevremont/Eve Repic, Tennessee def. Martin/Looney 8-3 Blanco/Maynetto, Alabama def. Guevremont/Repic 8-2
Flight Four Doubles
Brittany Lindl/Tiffany Tavares, Tennessee def. Murray/Oudin, Furman 8-3 Brittany Lindl/Tiffany Tavares, Tennessee def. Sellyn/Leavell, Vanderbilt 8-3