LAKELAND, Fla.—The top seeded Barry women’s tennis team had zero problems against the #8 seed Eckerd Tritons in the first round of the Sunshine State Conference Tournament with an 5-0 win on Thursday.
Barry (19-3, 8-0) only lost one set in both doubles and singles play the entire day to the Tritons. In doubles play, the #6 team of Barbi Pocza and Yulia Kashelkina took a smooth 8-0 victory over Emmy Laing and Amanda Teets at number one doubles.
The only set the Buccaneer dropped came at number two doubles as Angie Werschel and Julie Stas took an 8-1 win over Stephanie Jenks and Marion Ironside. The number three doubles was won by the senior/freshman combo of Berit Peterson and Mia Fiocca 8-0.
The only two completed singles matches for the Buccaneers were #12 Werschel with a 6-0, 6-0 win over Jenks and #40 Kashelkina with another 6-0, 6-0 defeat of Teets.
Barry advances to play Rollins tomorrow in the semifinals at 11:30 a.m. In the regular season the Buccaneers defeated Rollins 8-1 on March 20th.
Tennis Match Results
Eckerd vs Barry
04/15/10 at Lakeland, Fla.
(Beerman Tennis Facility)
#4 Barry 5, Eckerd 0
1. #5 Barbi Pocza (BUW) vs. Emmy Laing (ECW) unfinished
2. #12 Angie Werschel (BUW) def. Stephanie Jenks (ECW) 6-0, 6-0
3. #40 Yulia Kashelkina (BUW) def. Amanda Teets (ECW) 6-0, 6-0
4. Caroline Wendling (BUW) vs. Marion Ironside (ECW) unfinished
5. Julie Stas (BUW) vs. C. Hammerschmidt (ECW) unfinished
6. Darina Yablonskaya (BUW) vs. Telara Buelow (ECW) unfinished
1. #6 Barbi Pocza/Yulia Kashelkina (BUW) def. Emmy Laing/Amanda Teets (ECW) 8-0
2. Angie Werschel/Julie Stas (BUW) def. Stephanie Jenks/Marion Ironside (ECW) 8-1
3. Berit Peterson/Mia Fiocca (BUW) def. C. Hammerschmidt/Sonnet Ludwig (ECW) 8-0
Barry 19-3; National ranking #4
Round 1 - Sunshine State Conference Tournament
Barry advances to semifinals 4/16 at 11:30 a.m.
Eckerd to back draw match 4/16 at 2 p.m.
Women's Tennis Rolls in SSC Tourney
Posted On : April 15, 2010