FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASECharlotte, NC - The Pfeiffer University women's tennis team falls to 0-2 on the season with a 0-7 loss to UNC-Charlotte at the Phillips Tennis Complex Sunday afternoon. The 49ers’ record improves to 3-0.
PFEIFFER SPORTS INFORMATION
Sunday, February 8, 2009
RESULTS VS. UNCC (2009-02-08 15:00:00)
Pfeiffer’s number-one doubles pair of Catie Thomas (Asheboro, NC) and Juliana Reyes (Cali, Columbia) lost 8-1 to UNC-C’s doubles tandem of Yudeshnee Pillay (Johannesburg, South Africa) and Ana Spivakovsky (Beer-Sheva, Israel). Pillay and Spivakovsky are currently ranked No. 15 in the Southeast Region by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association.
Pfeiffer was completely shut out in four of the six singles matches. Reyes and Maddy Billeter (Boca Raton, FL) were able to get on the board for Pfeiffer by winning three games total, but neither were build upon their success to win a match.Singles competition 1. Yudeshnee Pillay (CHA) def. Patricia Dominguez (PFI) 6-0, 6-0 2. Koren Fleming (CHA) def. Juliana Reyes (PFI) 6-1, 6-1 3. Andrea Rivera (CHA) def. Catherine Thomas (PFI) 6-0, 6-0 4. Gabi Vergara (CHA) def. Jonnell Carpenter (PFI) 6-0, 6-0 5. Candace Cunningham (CHA) def. Madeleine Billeter (PFI) 6-0, 6-1 6. Julia Junker (CHA) def. Dickens (PFI) 6-0, 6-0 Doubles competition 1. Ana Spivakovsky/Yudeshnee Pillay (CHA) def. Catherine Thomas/Juliana Reyes (PFI) 8-1 2. Gabi Vergara/Koren Fleming (CHA) def. Patricia Dominguez/Madeleine Billeter (PFI) 8-4 3. Candace Cunningham/Kimber Redfern (CHA) def. Jonnell Carpenter/Dickens (PFI) 8-0