Veronika Koksova helped finish off FAMU, 4-0, Sunday afternoon.
March 14, 2004
BOCA RATON, FL - Florida Atlantic University's women's tennis team won its eighth consecutive match, improving to 11-3 on the year with a 4-0 win against Florida A&M University, Sunday afternoon in Boca Raton, FL. The Rattlers were heavily outmatched against the Lady Owls, playing with only five. Alena Dvorakova and Veronika Koksova recorded singles wins for FAU.
Dvorakova's, 6-0, 6-0, win at no. 2 came with the Lady Owls already leading 1-0 after the doubles point. The junior from Prague, Czech Republic has won 12 consecutive singles matches.
Koksova followed Dvorakova with a win at no. 3. Koksova was leading Anita Abad, 5-2, in the first set when Abad retired.
FAU's fourth and finalizing point came at no. 6 by default.
The Lady Owls next face the University of Massachusetts, 10:00 am March 15, in Boca Raton, FL.
1. Karolina Roubickova (FAU) vs. Charlana Brown (FAMU) unfinished.
2. Alena Dvoravova (FAU) def. Asha Jaja (FAMU) 6-0, 6-0.
3. Veronika Koksova (FAU) def. Anita Abad (FAMU) 5-2, ret.
4. Tania Rivera (FAU) vs. Zama Mkhize (FAMU) unfinished.
5. Krystel Borg (FAU) vs. Charlene Kambarani (FAMU) unfinished.
6. Katherine Bartnik (FAU) def. (FAMU) default.
1. Dvorakova/Roubickova (FAU) def. Kambarani/Abad (FAMU) 9-7.
2. Borg/Rivera (FAU) def. Brown/Mkhize (FAMU) 8-2.
3. Bartnik/Koksova (FAU) def. (FAMU) default.