The Bulldogs took the early 1-0 advantage as they swept the doubles point. In the No. 3 position Vita Moskaliova (
In singles, Naoko Ueshima defeated Whitney Trotter in the No. 4 slot, 6-0, 6-0 while Yvette Hyndman dropped Tara Sheets, 6-1, 6-2 in the third position to give
In the No. 5 position Cameron Ellis defeated Andra Voinea, 6-1, 6-1 while Olya Batsula fell in a hard-fought battle to Monika Dancevic, 6-3, 7-6(9-7) in the No. 2 position and Adrienne Elsberry downed Vita Moskaliova, 6-2, 6-1 to complete the sweep.
"We had to mix our lineups up a bit in doubles because Elena Volobueva (Barcelona, Spain) was unable to travel with us and after we got their Yevgeniya Stupak (Kyiv, Ukraine) was too sick to play. So we had some lineups that we aren't used to and we made a lot of unforced errors because we've not been able to play much indoors like this," said head coach Steve Brooks. "They all played really well in singles and Olya had the longest match, she actually led in the second set. It was a good competitive match and we're just looking forward to getting back on the court and getting everybody healthy and having a full team again."
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1. No. 45 Kelly Hyndman (UGA) def. Tara Byrne (ETSU) 6-2, 6-3
2. Monika Dancevic (UGA) def. Olya Batsula (ETSU) 6-3, 7-6(9-7)
3. Yvette Hyndman (UGA) def.
4. Naoko Ueshima (UGA) def. Whitney Trotter (ETSU) 6-0, 6-0
5. Cameron Ellis (UGA) def. Andra Voinea (ETSU) 6-1, 6-1
6. Adrienne Elsberry (UGA) def. Vita Moskaliova (ETSU) 6-2, 6-1
1. No. 36 Dancevic/Hyndman (UGA) def. Byrne/Sheets (ETSU) 8-1
2. Y. Hyndman/Ueshima (UGA) def. Batsula/Trotter (ETSU) 8-0
3. Ellis/Elsberry (ETSU) def. Voinea/Moskaliova (ETSU) 8-0