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Women's Tennis opens fall season in Steve Baras Fall Classic

Friday, September 19, 2008

The Lady Bisons opened up their fall season Friday traveling to Chattanooga, Tenn., for the Steve Baras Fall Classic at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga.

Freshman Daniel Hansen made her college debut; making it to the semi-finals of Flight B #2. She defeated Brooklyn Goodell of Lee 6-1, 5-7, 6-0; and Juliana Moscoso of Mercer 6-0, 6-3.

Other winners for the Lady Bisons included Claire Landry, who defeated Sara Hanna of Mercer 3-6, 6-2, 7-5. Landry went on to lose in the second match of Flight C #1 to Anna Djannanova of MTSU 6-2, 6-1.

The Lady Bisons will travel to UT-Martin on September 26 & 27.

UTC, September 19, 2008 

Flight A #1

Marietta, Biggus ( MTSU) Def. Raphaela Jann 1-6, 6-4, 6-2 

Flight A #2

Vera Shkundina (KSU) Def. Kara Jackson 6-1, 6-4 

Flight B #1

Sonia Anand (Wofford) Def. Elizabeth Keevil 6-1, 6-0 

Flight B #2

Daniel Hansen def Brooklyn Goodell (Lee) 6-1, 5-7, 6-0

Daniel Hansen def Juliana Moscoso (Mer) 6-0, 6-3 

Hansen is in the semi-finals of Flight B #2.  She played great in her college debut. 

Flight C #1

Claire Landry def Sara Hanna (Mer) 3-6, 6-2, 7-5

Anna Djannanova (MTSU) def Claire Landry 6-2, 6-1 

Flight C #2

Kristen Cohen (Mer) def. Ashlan Williams 6-1, 6-0

Kassidy Sherlin (Lee) def. Samantha Bowman 6-3, 6-4 

Doubles

Flight A #1

Sabrina Smyers/Cayley Wetzig (Wofford) def. Jackson/Jann 8-3 

Flight A #2

Jessica Flannery/Sheoran Vishakaha (SIU) def. Landry/Keevil 8-5 

Flight B #1

Lindsey Dillon/Agatha Palider (KSU) def. Bowman/Hansen 8-4