#30 Bobcat Women’s Tennis Loses Cat Fight to Golden Tigers, 7-2

#30 Bobcat Women’s Tennis Loses Cat Fight to Golden Tigers, 7-2

Box Score

MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The No. 30 Georgia College & State University women’s tennis team (8-10) dropped its third-straight match Wednesday, falling to Brenau University 7-2.

The Bobcats dropped all three in doubles play, as Diane Danna (Paris) and Bertille Lion (Lyon, France) were overtaken 8-6 by Lyn See Choo and Kate Mazackova in the No. 1 spot. The Bobcat French duo fell to 9-9 on the season as did the freshmen pair of Kayla Barksdale (Martinez, Ga.) and Michelle Lingner (Dunwoody, Ga.). The Georgia College freshmen went 9-8 (7-5) in a hard-fought tiebreaker loss to Jolene Wong and Liubov Orlova, while Adriana Acuna (Peachtree City, Ga.) and Linda Mosa (Stockholm, Sweden) were retired 8-2 by Eline Nagles and Hannah Thompson at third doubles.

In singles play, the No. 48 ranked Danna downed Choo 6-1 and 6-4, improving to 12-4 overall. Mazackova defeated Barksdale 6-4, 6-3 in the second position, while Lion claimed third singles 7-5 and 6-4 against Wong, advancing to a team-best 13-4 for the season.

Slotted fourth, Lingner surrendered a pair of 6-1 sets to Thompson, while Mosa dropped her sets 6-0 and 6-1 against Orlova. At sixth singles, Nagles took Acuna 6-1 and 6-2.

The Bobcats are back in action Thursday, April 8 traveling to Anderson University for a 3 p.m. start time.

The GCSU Department of Athletics, winners of the 2008-09 PBC Commissioner's Cup, sponsors 10 varsity athletic programs at the NCAA Division II level. As a Division II program, GCSU prides itself on balancing the life of the student-athlete, evidenced by the Bobcats' multiple appearances in post-season competition as well as documented academic success and community-service involvement. Sign up at Twitter.com username GCSUSID for up-to-the-minute reports, and visit www.GCSUBobcats.com to nominate your favorite former Bobcats and Colonials to the GCSU Athletics Hall of Fame.