Shop Now
Article Image
Courtesy: Jeff Huehn/UTSA Athletics

Samford gets past UTSA on Saturday, 6-1

Courtesy: UTSA Athletics
Release: 02/15/2014
Courtesy UTSA Athletics
Print RSS
RELATED LINKS

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — UTSA saw its two-match winning streak come to an end on Saturday when it dropped a 6-1 decision at Samford.

It was all Bulldogs (3-1) early, as they breezed to the doubles point with big wins.

Jessica Northcutt and Stephanie N'tcha defeated Daniela Garcia-Diaz and Alena Shichkova at the No. 2 spot, 8-1, and that was followed by an 8-2 triumph by Yasmeen Ebada and Emily Mallory that ended Lina Hallgren and Isabelle Jonsson's four-match winning streak on the third court.

The Roadrunners (3-5) were unable to get on track in singles play, as Jacobea Junger was the lone UTSA player to win a contest.

Junger rallied for a 2-6, 7-6 (7-1), 6-2 victory against Kristin Lewis at the No. 1 position for her third consecutive win and fourth overall this spring.

UTSA will continue its five-match road trip on Sunday with an 11 a.m. tilt at UAB (2-3).


Samford 6, UTSA 1
Doubles
1. Junger/Rosell Canudas (UTSA) def. Moolman/Lewis (SU) 6-1, unfinished
2. Northcutt/N'tcha (SU) def. Garcia-Diaz/Shichkova (UTSA) 8-1
3. Ebada/Mallory (SU) def. Hallgren/Jonsson (UTSA) 8-2

Singles
1. Jacobea Junger (UTSA) def. Kristin Lewis (SU) 2-6, 7-6 (7-1), 6-2
2. #73 Stephanie N'tcha (SU) def. Miriam Rosell Canudas (UTSA) 6-3, 6-3
3. Yasmeen Ebada (SU) def. Isabelle Jonsson (UTSA) 6-3, 6-4
4. Jessica Northcutt (SU) def. Nicole Karaklis (UTSA) 6-0, 6-3
5. Emily Mallory (SU) def. Lina Hallgren (UTSA) 7-5, 6-2
6. Lauren Caballero (SU) def. Irene Gandara Gonzalez (UTSA) 6-2, 6-3

Women's Tennis News
WATCH LIVE EVENTS
VIEW SCHDULE >
LOG IN >
Old Dominion Postgame Comments
Michelle Cheatham Interview
2015 National Signing Day Class Highlights
Larry Coker National Signing Day Press...
Middle Tennessee Postgame Comments
Christian Wilson Slam Dunk
2015 Football Season Tickets
North Texas Postgame Comments
advertisement
stop