Women's Tennis Defeats UNC Greensboro

Friday, April 21, 2000

Johnson City, Tenn. -- The East Tennessee State women's tennis team defeated UNC Greensboro 8-1 today in Southern Conference action. The win improves the Bucs to 13-4, 7-1 in league play. UNC Greensboro falls to 5-14, 3-6 in the conference. ETSU wrapped up the second seed in the tournament with one match left to play with its sixth consecutive victory.

The Bucs won all six singles matches for a 6-0 lead, and won two of three doubles on its way to the 8-1 win. UNC Greensboro lone win came at #1 doubles, where Jenny Gonzalez and Michaela Quinn defeated Mami inoue and Rica Iida 8-2.

"This was a long day for us," said ETSU Head Coach Tom Russ. "With the extended rain delay, it was nice to see the team remain focused on the match. We are looking forward to tomorrow's match with Wofford and then it will be nice to have a couple of days to rest before the upcoming Southern Conference Championships."

Singles

#1 Paty Vega (ETSU) def. Jenny Gonzalez 6-2, 6-3

#2 Mami Inoue (ETSU) def. Christine Weber 8-6, 6-7, 6-2

#3 Rica Iida (ETSU) def. Michaela Quinn 3-6, 6-1, 6-1

#4 Megan Edwards (ETSU) def. Ashley Rimel 7-6, 6-4

#5 Eglantine Vitse (ETSU) def. Amanda Eutzler 6-1, 6-1

#6 Cara Prupas (ETSU) def. Kelly Edwards 6-0, 6-0

Doubles

#1 Gonzalez/Quinn (UNCG) def. Inoue/Iida 8-2

#2 Edwards/Vega (ETSU) def. Rimel/Weber 8-1

#3 Prupas/Vitse (ETSU) def. Edwards/Eutzler 8-2

Follow ETSU Athletics on Twitter Twitter and become a fan on Facebook Facebook.
WTEN ETSU
Oct 20 ITA Ohio Valley Regionals
WTEN ETSU
Oct 21 ITA Ohio Valley Regionals
MSOC ETSU 4 Lexington, Va.
Oct 21 VMI 0
VB The Citadel 0 Johnson City, Tenn.
Oct 21 ETSU 3
FB ETSU Kingsport, Tenn.
Oct 23, 6:00 p.m. Scrimmage at J. Fred Johnson Stadium
MSOC ETSU 0 Greenville, S.C.
Oct 24, 6:00 p.m. Furman 3
VB ETSU 2 Birmingham, Ala.
Oct 24, 6:00 p.m. Samford University 3
WGOLF Palmetto Intercollegiate Kiawah Island, S.C.
Oct 26 10th of 20
WSOC ETSU 2 Cullowhee, N.C.
Oct 26 Western Carolina 3
MSOC UNC Greensboro 1 OT
Oct 28 ETSU 0
MBB Blue/Gold Scrimmage Freedom Hall
Oct 30, 7:00 p.m. ETSU
MCC Southern Conference Championship Kernersville, N.C.
Oct 31
WCC Southern Conference Championship Kernersville, N.C.
Oct 31
WTEN ETSU Knoxville, Tenn.
Oct 31 University of Tennessee Fall Invite
VB ETSU Greensboro, N.C.
Oct 31, 7:00 p.m. University of North Carolina at Greensboro
WTEN ETSU
Nov 1, 7:00 p.m. University of Tennessee Fall Invite
WBB Milligan College Johnson City, Tenn.
Nov 1, 12:00 p.m. ETSU
FB ETSU Johnson City, Tenn.
Nov 1, 3:00 p.m. Homecoming scrimmage
WSOC ETSU Johnson City, Tenn.
Nov 1, 5:30 p.m. UNC Greensboro