Bucs sweep USC Upstate, 7-0, to open season
Bucs sweep USC Upstate, 7-0, to open season
Saturday, January 30, 2016

Bucs look to make it two in a row Sunday vs. Appalachian State

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 30, 2016) – The ETSU women’s tennis team opened its 2016 season as well as a team can as the Bucs swept USC Upstate, 7-0, Saturday afternoon at the Dave Mullins Tennis Complex.

“It was good to get outdoors and get the first match under our belt,” said ETSU Head Coach Travis Sandlant. “We look forward to hosting Appalachian State tomorrow.”

Sunday’s match against the Mountaineers is scheduled to begin at 1 p.m. at the Dave Mullins Tennis Complex. With a win, the Buccaneers would notch their third 2-0 start in the last four seasons.


Singles competition

1. Lyn Yee Choo (ETSU) def. ZOSKE, Anna (UPST) 6-2, 6-3

2. Regina Nychytailova (ETSU) def. ERICSON, Filippa (UPST) 6-4, 6-1

3. Melissa Esguerra (ETSU) def. ZARAMA, Vale (UPST) 6-0, 6-2

4. Marina Espana (ETSU) def. SIGAKI, Carol (UPST) 6-3, 6-0

5. Yi Chi Ma (ETSU) def. NEMETH, Anna (UPST) 6-1, 6-0

6. Jayde Viccars (ETSU) def. KUBAC, Ruby (UPST) 6-3, 6-3

Doubles competition

1. Lyn Yee Choo/Ana Gerbasi (ETSU) def. ZOSKE, Anna/SIGAKI, Carol (UPST) 6-3

2. Ioanna Markesini/Marina Espana (ETSU) def. ERICSON, Filippa/ZARAMA, Vale (UPST) 6-0

3. Jayde Viccars/Melissa Esguerra (ETSU) def. KUBAC, Ruby/NEMETH, Anna (UPST) 6-0



Match Notes

USC Upstate 0-2, 0-0 A-Sun

East Tennessee State 1-0, 0-0 SoCon

Order of finish: Doubles (3,2,1); Singles (3,4,1,2,5,6)




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