Lady Bisons fall to Kennesaw St. 4-3
Kara Jackson
Kara Jackson

Saturday, April 04, 2009

The Lady Bisons returned from a three-week road trip to host Atlantic Sun foe Kennesaw State. The Lady Bisons lost in a tight match 4-3.

Lipscomb began strong, clinching the doubles point but fell short in singles.

Kara Jackson and Elizabeth Keevil defeated Vera Shkundina and Alena Sergeychik in No. 1 doubles 9-7. Danielle Hansen and Olivia Ellis defeated Courtney Cox and Lindsay Dillon in No. 3 doubles 8-2.

Kara Jackson defeated Alena Sergeychik in No. 2 singles 6-4, 6-4. Danielle Hansen defeated Morgan Carney in No. 4 singles 6-2, 6-1.

Raphaela Jann returned to the lineup this week from an injury, but was defeated by Agatha Palider and Mackenzie Swindall in No. 2 doubles 8-5, and by Vera Shkundina in No. 1 singles 6-1, 6-0. Jann teamed with Claire Landry in the doubles match.

The Lady Bisons will play host to conference team the Mercer Bears Saturday in Nashville at 10 a.m. at Ensworth.


1. Jackson/Keevil (LU) def. Shkundina/Sergeychik (KSU) 9-7

2. Palider/Swindall (KSU) def. Landry/Jann (LU) 8-5

3. Hansen/Ellis (LU) def. Cox/Dillon (KSU) 8-2


1. Vera Shkundina (KSU) def. Raphaela Jann (LU) 6-1, 6-0

2. Kara Jackson (LU) def. Alena Sergeychik (KSU) 6-4, 6-4

3. Mercedes Cobos (KSU) def. Elizabeth Keevil (LU) 6-2, 6-1

4. Danielle Hansen (LU) def. Morgan Carney (KSU) 6-2, 6-1

5. Agatha Palider (KSU) def. Claire Landry (LU) 6-4, 6-0

6. Mackenzie Swindall (KSU) def. Olivia Ellis (LU) 6-2, 6-4