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Jaime, Brumit Lead ETSU at Day One of Frightful Halloween Tennis Challenge
Jaime (left) and Brumit (right) each earned victories against Kentucky as ETSU completed day one of the Frightful Halloween Tennis Challenge.
Jaime (left) and Brumit (right) each earned victories against Kentucky as ETSU completed day one of the Frightful Halloween Tennis Challenge.

Friday, October 28, 2011

ETSU earns two singles victories over Kentucky

MT. PLEASANT, S.C.  (October 28, 2011) – Senior Paula Jaime (Madrid, Spain) and freshman Jessica Brumit (Elizabethton, Tenn.) led the ETSU women’s tennis team with two singles victories over Kentucky, as the Bucs completed day one of the College of Charleston’s Frightful Halloween Tennis Challenge.

“Most of the team really competed hard today,” said ETSU assistant coach Travis Sandlant. “Unfortunately, a few let some leads slip and allowed our opponents steal some victories.

“Jess [Brumit] had her best win of the year. She hung in the match both physically and mentally and really deserved this victory today.”

The Bucs began day one of the Halloween Challenge with singles play against Kentucky, coming away with victories by both Jaime and Brumit. Jaime dropped the first set before rallying to take the next two in a 1-6, 6-4, 6-3 win. Brumit won her first, dropped the second and held on through a close third for a 6-2, 4-6, 6-4 victory.

The rest of the team did not fare the same in singles, all falling in straight sets to their Wildcat opponent.

ETSU later took on the College of Charleston in doubles play, but fell short in all three matches.

Play resumes tomorrow as ETSU takes on Winthrop in singles and Kentucky in doubles.

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COFC FRIGHTFUL HALLOWEEN TENNIS CHALLENGE
Oct. 28-30, 2011
College of Charleston Tennis Center
at Mt. Pleasant, S.C.
 
Complete ETSU Results – Day One
Singles
Paula Jaime def. Kentucky 1-6, 6-4, 6-3
Kentucky def. Marine Wieliczko 6-3, 6-1
Kentucky def. Karina Kedzo 6-0, 6-1
Kentucky def. Giulia Andreazza 6-1, 6-2
Kentucky def. Diana Navrostska 7-5, 7-5
Jessica Brumit def. Kentucky 6-2, 4-6, 6-4
 
 
Doubles
Charleston def. Kedzo/Jaime 8-5
Charleston def. Brumit/Wieliczko 9-7
Charleston def. Navrostska/Andreazza 8-4