Deacs Continue Competition at Tennessee Fall Invite
Oct. 28, 2017

By Wake Forest Athletic Communications (@WakeWTennis)

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – The Wake Forest women’s tennis team continued competition on day two of the Tennessee Fall Invite on Saturday.

The Demon Deacons delivered a 2-1 doubles record on Saturday against Ohio State. In the No. 1 spot, Chandler Carter and Emma Davis took down Olivia Sneed and Anna Sanford with a dominating 6-1 victory. Joanna Zalewski and Courtney Meredith defeated Andrea Ballinger and Mary Beth Hurley, 6-4, in the No. 3 position to give the Deacs their second win of the day.

For the second consecutive day, the Deacs delivered a strong performance in singles. Taking on Arizona State, Emma Davis won again, defeating Nicole Fossa Huergo, 6-1, 6-3, in the No. 1 slot. Rebounding from a three-set loss yesterday, Chandler Carter took down Sasa Klanecek, 6-4, 6-2.

Taking on Ballinger in an extra match, Courtney Meredith won a first-set tiebreaker on her way to a 7-6 (5), 6-3 win. Meredith improves to 2-0 for the tournament.

Up next, Wake Forest will conclude the tournament and its fall season on Sunday afternoon. The team will take on Tennessee in singles and Arizona State in doubles.

Day Two Singles Results:
1. Emma Davis (46) (WF) def. Nicole Fossa Huergo (ASU) 6-1, 6-3
2. Savannah Slaysman (ASU) def. Eliza Omirou (WF) 5-7, 6-3, 6-4
3. Chandler Carter (WF) def. Sasa Klanecek (ASU) 6-4, 6-2
4. Lauryn John-Baptiste (ASU) def. Joanna Zalewski (WF) 1-6, 7-5, 7-5

Extra Matches:
1. Gabby Schuck (UT) def. Mary Caroline Meredith (WF) 6-2, 6-0
2. Courtney Meredith (WF) def. Andrea Ballinger (OSU) 7-6 (5), 6-3

Day Two Doubles Results:
1. Chandler Carter / Emma Davis (WF) def. Olivia Sneed / Anna Sanford (OSU) 6-1
2. Shiori Fukuda / Maria Tyrina (OSU) def. Eliza Omirou / Mary Caroline Meredith (WF) 6-2
3. Joanna Zalewski / Courtney Meredith (WF) def. Andrea Ballinger / Mary Beth Hurley (OSU) 6-4

Day One Singles Results:
1. Emma Davis (WF) def. Anna Sanford (OSU) 7-6 (3), 6-1
2. Eliza Omirou (WF) def. Shiori Fukuda (OSU) 6-7 (5), 7-6 (4), 6-4
3. Olivia Sneed (OSU) def. Chandler Carter (WF) 6-7 (2), 6-2, 7-5
4. Anna Ulyashchenko (WF) def. Maria Tyrina (OSU) 6-2, 7-5
5. Joanna Zalewski (WF) def. Danielle Wolf (OSU) 6-3, 3-6, 6-3
6. Mary Beth Hurley (OSU) def. Mary Caroline Meredith (WF) 6-2, 0-6, 7-6 (6)

Extra Matches:
Tenika McGiffin (UT) def. Courtney Meredith (WF) 6-3, 6-1

Day One Doubles Results:
1. Sadie Hammond / Gabby Schuck (UT) def. Chandler Carter / Mary Caroline Meredith (WF) 8-6
2. Eliza Omirou / Anna Ulyashchenko (WF) def. Tenika McGiffin / Elizabeth Profit (UT) 8-7 (5)
3. Ariadna Riley / Chelsea Sawyer (UT) def. Emma Davis / Courtney Meredith 8-7 (5)


 

 

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