Furman Defeats Women’s Tennis

Furman Defeats Women’s Tennis

Box Score (.pdf)

Greenville, S.C. – The Furman Paladins defeated USC Upstate 6-1 in a non-conference match on Saturday afternoon at the Mickel Tennis Center.

Furman improves to 8-5 while Upstate drops to 1-9.

The Paladins claimed the doubles point with wins at the No. 3 and No. 1 doubles courts.

Taylor Dodd earned Upstate's lone win of the afternoon at No. 5 singles. Dodd defeated Aryn Greene 7-5, 3-6, 10-6.

Carol Sigaki dropped a hard-fought match at No. 1 singles to Katty Weymouth. After Weymouth won the first set 6-4, Sigaki was a 7-6 (7-0) winner in the second set before dropping the third set 10-6.

Upstate will travel to Samford next Saturday for a 1 p.m. match

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Results

Singles

1. Katty Weymouth (FUR) def. Carol Sigaki (UPST) 6-4, 6-7 (0-7), 10-6

2. Danni Vines (FUR) def. Vale Zarama (UPST) 6-2, 6-1

3. Hannah Ferrett (FUR) def. Filippa Ericson (UPST) 6-2, 6-4

4. Blair Martin (FUR) def. Eduarda Ferreira (UPST) 6-3, 3-6, 6-1

5. Taylor Dodd (UPST) def. Aryn Greene (FUR) 7-5, 3-6, 10-6

6. Anna Walter (FUR) def. Morgan Dodd (UPST) 6-0, 6-0

 

Doubles

1. Ansley Speaks/Aryn Greene (FUR) def. Carol Sigaki/Vale Zarama (UPST) 6-3

2. Katty Weymouth/Danni Vines (FUR) def. Filippa Ericson/Eduarda Ferreira (UPST) 6-3

3. Gabby Rodriguez/Katarina Kozarov (FUR) def. Morgan Dodd/Taylor Dodd (UPST) 6-0

 

Match Notes:

Order of finish: Doubles (3,1,2); Singles (6,2,3,4,5,1)