Lady Bisons fall at USC Upstate
Saturday, March 7, 2009
Lady Bisons fall at USC Upstate
The Lady Bisons dropped their second Atlantic Sun Conference match against the University of South Carolina-Upstate 7-0.

Senior Raphaela Jann and sophomore Claire Landry continued their strong doubles play, but lost 8-5 to Carolina Bello and Cinthya Lazaro.

“We keep improving in doubles and Jann and Landry had a great match today,” said Lady Bisons coach Kristin Lusk. “They are playing really tough."

It was the 13th straight A-Sun match win for USC Upstate.

“We've played ETSU and USC Upstate this weekend, which are two of the best teams in the conference," said Lusk. “It was a tough weekend for us, but we've got to bounce back and get ready to play Wofford Sunday morning."

The Lady Bisons will continue to seek a road trip win Sunday, March 8 in a non-conference match against Wofford in Spartanburg, S.C.

The Lady Bisons, 4-4, are back home March 11 against IPFW at 4 p.m. The location is yet to be announced.


1. Novo/Milavanovic (UPST) def. Hansen/Jackson (LU) 8-2

2. Bello/Lazaro (UPST) def. Jann/Landry (LU) 8-5

3. Lovera/Camberos (UPST) def. Ellis/Keevil (LU) 8-2


1. Novo (UPST) def. Jann (LU) 6-0, 6-1

2. Milavanovic (UPST) def. Jackson (LU) 6-2, 6-2

3. Lovera (UPST) def. Keevil (LU) 6-1, 6-0

4. Lazaro (UPST) def. Hansen (LU) 6-2, 6-3

5. Camberos (UPST) def. Landry (LU) 6-0, 6-2

6. Solorzano (UPST) def. Ellis (LU) 6-3, 6-2