Bucs open SoCon play with pair of road matches
Reginka Nychytailova
Bucs open SoCon play with pair of road matches
Thursday, March 19, 2015

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (March 19, 2015) -The ETSU women’s tennis team will open Southern Conference play this weekend as the Bucs visit Wofford Friday, March 20 and Western Carolina Saturday, March 21.

Prior to rejoining the SoCon this season, ETSU was a member of the conference from 1978 to 2005.

WEEKEND SCHEDULE

Friday, March 20 at Wofford - 2:00 p.m.

Saturday, March 21 at Western Carolina - 2:00 p.m.

GETTING UP TO SPEED

The Buccaneers (7-3) were last in action Wednesday, March 11, earning four of the six singles points en route to beating College of Charleston, 4-3.

Lyn Yee Choo (Kucking, Malaysia), Ana Gerbasi (Caracas, Venezuela), Ionna Markesini (Athens, Greece), and Jayde Viccars (Glen Waverley, Australia) each earned singles victories in the win. 

Choo improved her individual singles record to a team-best 9-1, and is in the midst of a four-match win streak.

The Wofford Terriers (7-5) last took the court Tuesday, March 17, edging Gardner-Webb on the road, 4-3. Friday's matchup will mark the first league match for both Wofford and ETSU.

The Catamounts of Western Carolina (3-6, 1-0 SoCon) opened SoCon play Saturday, March 7 with a 4-3 victory at Mercer.

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