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Women's tennis has good showing at separate tourneys
Friday, September 23, 2005
RALEIGH, N.C. (September 23, 2005) - The ETSU women's tennis team had a productive day of competition, splitting the team up and playing in the first rounds of the Residence Inn North Wolfpack Invitational hosted by North Carolina State, as well as Steve Baras Fall Tennis Classic hosted by Chattanooga.
"I'm happy we were able to play strong competition to see where we are at," said head women's tennis coach Steve Brooks. "We played tough matches today and we have tough ones tomorrow, but we are fighting right along with the best in the region."
Sandi Knight (
In B2 singles Tara Byrne (
In the A1 doubles bracket, Volobueva/Knight lost to Jiskrvova/Kapininska of
ETSU sent two players to
Eighteen teams are scheduled to compete this weekend at the N.C. State event, including; Armstrong Atlantic State, Auburn, Campbell, Charlotte, Coastal Carolina, East Carolina, East Tennessee State, Elon, Georgia, Hampton, High Point, James Madison, Liberty, NC State, UNC Greensboro, Western Carolina, Winthrop and Wofford.
Play continues tomorrow morning and wraps up on Sunday. For more information on Lady Bucs tennis, visit www.etsubucs.com/wtennis .