Women's Tennis Battles To Win Against Embry-Riddle

Women's Tennis Battles To Win Against Embry-Riddle
Caroline Wendling won her No. 3 singles match, 6-3, 6-0, Saturday against Julija Stojkovska. Photo by Joel Auerbach.

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla.— The Barry University women’s tennis team picked up a win on Saturday, Beating Embry Riddle 5-4.

In doubles, the Bucs (8-4) only picked up one win when Berit Peterson and Lamie Contreras beat Margo Rico Jimenez and Sara Abrual 9-8 (7-1).

The Bucs took four of the six singles competition to give them the win.

In singles one, Angie Werschel beat Natasa Zoricic 6-4, 7-6 (7-0). In number six doubles, Peterson beat Abrual 6-1, 7-5. Finally, in doubles three, Caroline Wendling beat Julija Stojkovska 6-3, 6-0. In singles four, Contreras beat Mathilda Engstrom 6-2, 6-1 to give the Bucs the win.

The Buccaneers return to action Sunday against Flagler at 10:00 a.m.

Barry vs Embry Riddle
3/14/2009 at Daytona Beach, Fla.

#15 Barry 5, Embry Riddle 4

Singles competition
1. Angie Werschel (BUW) def. Natasa Zoricic (ERW) 6-4, 7-6 (7-0)
2. Hana Im (ERW) def. Yulia Kashelkina (BUW) 2-6, 7-6 (7-4), 7-6 (7-4)
3. Caroline Wendling (BUW) def. Hulija Stojkovska (ERW) 6-3, 6-0
4. Laime Contreras (BUW) def. Mathilda Engstrom (ERW) 6-2, 6-1
5. Marga Rico Jimenez (ERW) def. Julie Cadet (BUW) 2-6, 6-4, 10-3
6. Berit Peterson (BUW) def. Sara Abraul (ERW) 6-1, 7-5

Doubles competition
1. Natasa Zoricic/Hana Im (ERW) def. Angie Werschel/Yulia Kashelkina (BUW) 8-5
2. Hulija Stojkovska/Mathilda Engstrom (ERW) def. Caroline Wendling/Mei-Jing Ang (BUW) 8-5
3. Laime Contreras/Berit Peterson (BUW) def. Marga Rico Jimenez/Sara Abraul (ERW) 9-8 (7-1)

Match Notes:
Barry 8-4; National ranking #15
Embry Riddle 3-5