Women’s Tennis Adds 12 Wins on Day Two of Columbus Fall Invite
COLUMBUS, Ga. – The Saint Leo women's tennis team posted 12 wins on day two of the Columbus State Fall Invitational held at the Blackmon Tennis Center, Saturday afternoon.
Going a perfect 3-0 in doubles, not one opponent could tally more than four points against any of the Lions' duos. Maria Benkirane and Coralie Pesenti captained the overpowering performances with an 8-3 over Clayton's Keeling and Leamana.
On the singles side it was a trio of players who led the way as Adrianna Daszkiewicz, Benkirane, and Pesenti earned a perfect 6-0 record against North Georgia and Columbus State.
View the complete results below.
|Benkirane||Jokic (Columbus St.)||W, 6-4, 6-0||Singles|
|Pesenti||Chapman (Columbus St.)||W, 7-6, 6-3||Singles|
|Kemkes||Cigui (Columbus St.)||L, 7-6, 6-3||Singles|
|Singleton||Wiekard (Columbus St.)||L, 6-0, 6-2||Singles|
|Daszkiewicz||Redrado (Columbus St.)||W, 6-0, 6-1||Singles|
|Di Leo||Paiva (Columbus St.)||L, 6-3, 4-6, 10-4||Singles|
|White||Budd (Clayton)||L, 6-2, 6-1||Singles|
|Benkirane||Hazelman (North Georgia)||W, 6-0, 6-0||Singles|
|Pesenti||Pesenti (North Georgia)||W, 6-0, 6-0||Singles|
|Kemkes||Escobar (North Georgia)||W, 6-0, 6-1||Singles|
|Singleton||Williams (North Georgia)||W, 6-2, 3-6, 11-9||Singles|
|Daszkiewicz||Handac (North Georgia)||W, 7-5, 6-0||Singles|
|DiLeo||Kolts (North Georgia)||W, 6-0, 6-1||Singles|
|White||Meyers (North Georgia)||L, 6-0, 6-3||Singles|
The Lions will continue the three-day tournament on Sunday, September 16.
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