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Women's Tennis Upset by #18 Cumberland

Women's Tennis Upset by #18 Cumberland

MACON, GA - The women's tennis team lost to #18 Cumberland University on Tuesday, March 5 by a score of 5-3.  The Phoenix took #1 and #3 doubles for a 2-1 lead headed to the singles matches.  Lara Persiani and Luciana Pereyra won the #2 doubles 8-1 for the Knights. 

Maike Nagele won #1 sinlges 6-2, 6-2 over Ganijo and Franziska Nobis took #3 sinlges 6-0, 6-1 but the Phoenix wan #2, #4, and #5 singles to claim the win 5-3.

The team's next scheduled match is March 17 at #5 Brenau University.

Full Results:

#1 Doubles: Ganijo/Hernandez (CU) def. Nagele/Nobis 8-6
#2 Doubles: Persiani/Pereyra  (MGA) def. Dimitovic/Kindi 8-1
#3 Doubles: Humphrey/Neiveicithan (CU) def. Heer/Rajovic 8-5
#1 Singles:  Nagele (MGA) def. Ganijo 6-2, 6-2
#2 Singles:  Hernandez (CU) def. Rajovic 4-6, 6-4, 6-3
#3 Sinlges:  Nobis (MGA) def. Dimitovic 6-0, 6-1
#4 Singles:  Kindi (CU) def. Pereyra 6-1, 6-3
#5 Singles:  Humphrey (CU) def. Persiani 7-5, 6-2
#6 Singles:  Heer (MGA) vs Collazos (CU) 3-3 DNF