Women's Tennis Team Downs San Jose State, 6-3
Feb. 18, 2000
Phoenix, Ariz.-- - The University of Memphis women's tennis team improved to 3-3 in the spring season with a 6-3 victory over San Jose State, Friday.
The Lady Tigers again won three singles matches, as Christina Ladyman, Sabrina Lindemann and Sumitra Rao each posted a single win. Betsy Card and Angie Wilkinson battled, but each lost in three sets.
Head coach Charlotte Peterson made some adjustments to the doubles line-up, splitting up the team of Ladyman/Lindemann and placing Ladyman and Card at No. 1 doubles, where they posted an 8-2 win, while teaming freshmen Lindemann and Rao at No. 2 doubles, where they won 8-6.
The team of Annika Westberg and Claire O'Donoghue also won in doubles, claiming an 8-6 victory in their No. 3 match.
The Lady Tigers will play Weber State at 11 a.m. (Mountain Standard Time) in their final match in Phoenix.
Christina Ladyman (UM) def. Martha Zivanov (SJS), 7-5, 6-3
Sabrina Lindemann (UM) def. Anna Nordell (SJS), 6-3, 6-2
Coral Silverstone (SJS) def. Betsy Card (UM), 6-2, 3-6, 6-3
Helen Van (SJS) def. Claire O'Donoghue (UM), 6-2, 6-4
Sumitra Rao (UM) def. Vanessa Pinot (SJS), 6-1, 6-2
Ladyman/Card (UM) def. Zivanov/Caroline Stenman (SJS), 8-2
Lindemann/Rao (UM) def. Nordell/Van (SJS), 8-6
Annika Westberg/O'Donoghue (UM) def. Silerstone/Pinot (SJS), 8-6