April 14, 2012
Orlando, FL - The Florida Atlantic University women's tennis team lost its regular season finale 7-0 to UCF on Saturday in Orlando. The Owls will head into next week's Sun Belt Conference Championships with a 9-8 record.
Junior Marlene Ryan had her 10-match winning streak snapped at No. 2 singles. Meanwhile, freshman Catalina Ene dropped a hard-fought match at the No. 4 singles position 7-6 (2), 6-4, and junior Natasha Phillips suffered a 6-2, 7-5 loss at No. 6 singles.
The conference tournament begins on Thursday, April 19, in Denton, Texas. Tournament seedings are expected early next week.
UCF 7, Florida Atlantic 0
No. 1 Genevieve Lorbergs (UCF) def. Justine Humair (FAU), 6-1, 6-2
No. 2 Alexis Rodriguez (UCF) def. Marlene Ryan (FAU), 6-4, 6-1
No. 3 Jenna Doerfler (UCF) def. Natasha Basma (FAU), 6-2, 6-1
No. 4 Taylor Dubins (UCF) def. Catalina Ene (FAU), 7-6 (2), 6-4
No. 5 Josephine Haraldson (UCF) def. Erika Mrazkova (FAU), 6-0, 6-0
No. 6 Courtney Griffith (UCF) def. Natasha Phillips (FAU), 6-2, 7-5
No. 1 Griffith/Lorbergs (UCF) def. Natalia Tomaszewicz/Ryan (FAU), 8-4
No. 2 Doerfler/Rodriguez (UCF) def. Humair/Basma (FAU), 6-4 default
No. 3 Andrea Yacaman/Dubins (UCF) def. Ene/Phillips (FAU), 8-1