UAH Clips BSC Women’s Tennis, 5-4

UAH Clips BSC Women’s Tennis, 5-4

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Birmingham-Southern lost a hard fought 5-4 dual match to NCAA Division II Alabama-Huntsville to open the 2013 Women's Tennis season Wednesday at the BSC Tennis Complex.

UAH led 2-1 after the doubles with Moya Moore and Emily Holst claiming the point for BSC with an 8-4 win over Jessica Groupierre and Lina Carjaval.  The singles were split with BSC's Moore, Sara Cohen and Holst claiming wins for BSC.

Birmingham-Southern opens Southern Athletic Association play at Millsaps College on Sunday at 9 a.m. 

Alabama-Huntsville vs Birmingham-Southern=
Feb 21, 2013 at Birmingham, Ala. - (BSC Tennis Complex)

Alabama-Huntsville 5, Birmingham-Southern 4

Singles competition

1. Jessica Grouppierre (UAH) def. Reann Lamere (BSC) 5-7, 6-1, 6-3

2. Moya Moore (BSC) def. Katie Bryant (UAH) 4-6, 6-2, 6-4

3. Sara Cohen (BSC) def. Maria Lawton (UAH) 4-6, 6-2, 6-4

4. Emily Holst (BSC) def. Lina Carvajal (UAH) 6-4, 7-5

5. Alejandra Pacheco (UAH) def. Lindsey Farrell (BSC) 6-0, 6-1

6. Kasi McDonald (UAH) def. Terria Punturo (BSC) 6-2, 6-1

Doubles competition

1. Katie Bryant/Maria Lawton (UAH) def. Reann Lamere/Moya Moore (BSC) 8-4

2. Emily Holst/Sara Cohen (BSC) def. Jessica Grouppierre/Lina Carvajal (UAH) 8-4

3. Alejandra Pacheco/Kasi McDonald (UAH) def. Lindsey Farrell/Terria Punturo (BSC) 8-5

Match Notes:
Alabama-Huntsville 1-0 - Birmingham-Southern 0-1 - T-4:00  A-75