MIAMI SHORES, Fla.—The Barry Buccaneers made it three in a row over Sunshine State Conference women’s tennis opponents with an 8-1 win over the Tampa Spartans at the Buccaneer Tennis Center on Saturday.
After sweeping through the doubles, the Bucs took five of six singles to earn the win. Barry’s 13th-ranked duo of Ildiko Csordas and Angie Werschel shutout Kourtney Stark and Lindsey Garyn 8-0 at number one. At number three, Olivian Lilien and Laime Contreras handled Ally Wooten and Lisa Montgomery 8-1. Caroline Stevens and Helen Wisniewski ran into some stiffer competition, but prevailed 8-4 over Caitlin Scudder and Emily Kennedy.
In singles, Csordas quickly made it 4-0 with a 6-0, 6-1 win over Stark and Wisniewski took care of Garyn 6-1, 6-0 almost as quick.
Saskia Kruse posted the shutout, 6-0, 6-0 over Montgomery at number six. Berit Peterson made it 7-0 with a 6-2, 6-4 win over Scudder at number three and Julie Cadet beat Wooten 6-3, 6-1 at number five.
After splitting sets at number four, Contreras fell in a super tiebreaker to Kennedy 6-4, 1-6, 12-10 for the only Spartan point.
The Bucs will face off on Sunday at NCAA Division III Brandeis Judges at 11:00 am.
Tennis Match Results
Tampa vs Barry
2/23/2008 at Miami Shores, FL
(Buccaneer Tennis Center)
#16 Barry 8, #28 Tampa 1
1. Ildiko Csordas (BUW) def. Kourtney Stark (UTW) 6-0, 6-1
2. Helen Wisniewski (BUW) def. Lindsey Garyn (UTW) 6-1, 6-0
3. Berit Peterson (BUW) def. Caitlin Scudder (UTW) 6-2, 6-4
4. Emily Kennedy (UTW) def. Laime Contreras (BUW) 6-4, 1-6, 12-10
5. Julie Cadet (BUW) def. Ally Wooten (UTW) 6-3, 6-1
6. Saskia Kruse (BUW) def. Lisa Montgomery (UTW) 6-0, 6-0
1. Ildiko Csordas/Angie Werschel (BUW) def. Kourtney Stark/Lindsey Garyn (UTW) 8-0
2. Caroline Stevens/Helen Wisniewski (BUW) def. Caitlin Scudder/Emily Kennedy (UTW) 8-4
3. Olivia Lilien/Laime Contreras (BUW) def. Ally Wooten/Lisa Montgomery (UTW) 8-1
Tampa 2-6, 0-4 SSC
Barry 5-1, 3-0 SSC