By Laura Tome
BUENA VISTA, Va.—Facing its second Capital Athletic Conference opponent, the Southern Virginia University women's tennis team fell, 9-0, to Christopher Newport University last Saturday afternoon.
During doubles competition, the pairs went 0-3. Lauren Morrison and Micah Roberts fell 8-1 to CNU's Katie Carlson and Jodi Noland. Kristen Laurence and Katelynn Tlustek lost 8-0 to Logan Eldridge and Jackie Gaine. Southern Virginia's Anna Evans and Kari Stollenwerk also lost 8-0 to Kelsey Clark and Anna Chekalkina.
In singles play, Lauren Morrison, Micah Roberts and Kirsten Laurence fell to CNU's Jodi Noland, Logan Eldridge and Jackie Gaine, 6-0, 6-0. Katie Carlson of CNU defeated Katelynn Tlustek 6-1, 6-0, while Anna Evans and Kari Stollenwerk fell 6-0, 6-0 to Kelsey Clark and Anna Chekalkina, respectively.
Women's tennis faces Randolph College on Monday, Mar. 24. The match is slated to begin at 5:00 p.m. at The Fields in Buena Vista, Va.
Tennis Match Results
Southern Virginia University vs Christopher Newport
Mar 22, 2014 (The Fields)
Chris. Newport 9, Southern Virginia University 0
1. Jodi Noland (CNU) def. Lauren Morrison (SVUW) 6-0, 6-0
2. Logan Eldridge (CNU) def. Micah Roberts (SVUW) 6-0, 6-0
3. Jackie Gaine (CNU) def. Kirsten Laurence (SVUW) 6-0, 6-0
4. Katie Carlson (CNU) def. Katelynn Tlustek (SVUW) 6-1, 6-0
5. Kelsey Clark (CNU) def. Anna Evans (SVUW) 6-0, 6-0
6. Anna Chekalkina (CNU) def. Kari Stollenwerk (SVUW) 6-0, 6-0
1. Katie Carlson/Jodi Noland (CNU) def. Lauren Morrison/Micah Roberts (SVUW) 8-1
2. Logan Eldridge/Jackie Gaine (CNU) def. Kirsten Laurence/Katelynn Tlustek (SVUW) 8-0
3. Kelsey Clark/Anna Chekalkina (CNU) def. Anna Evans/Kari Stollenwerk (SVUW) 8-0
Chris. Newport 4-7
Southern Virginia University 3-8