GREENVILLE, SC – Four members of the women’s tennis competed on the first day of action at the Furman Fall Classic in Greenville, SC. The Tigers compiled a 2-2 singles record and a 3-1 doubles mark on the first day.
Yana Koroleva and Tristen Dewar cruised to a pair of wins at flight twwo doubles to reach the championship match on Saturday at 9:00 am. Romy Koelzer and Ani Miao bounced back after a first-round loss to Tessa Lyons and Gina Suarez-Malaguti of North Carolina to bead Stanford and Murray of Furman, 8-1. The North Carolina duo advanced to the finals where they will take on Clemson’s Dewar and Koroleva.
Koroleva dropped a three-set match to No. 11 Mary Anne Macfarlane of Alabama in the first round of flight one singles, 2-6, 7-6(3), 6-3. She’ll play No. 26 Zoe De Bruycker of North Carolina in the consolation semifinals at 12:15 pm Saturday.
Dewar dropped her first collegiate match to No. 71 Caroline Price of UNC, 3-6, 6-2, 6-3and will play Saturday against Ximena Siles of South Carolina at 10:30 am.
Romy Koelzer won her match, 6-0, 6-3 over Kayla McMurray of Tennessee at flight five singles, and will play Yasmeen Ebada of Alabama on Saturday morning. Ani Miao won her singles debut by a 6-2, 6-0 over Alex Martin of South Carolina and will play Tiffany Tavares of Tennessee in the flight four semifinals.
Doubles Round One
Doubles Round Two
Singles Round One
Doubles Championship Matches
Singles Round Two
Singles Championship Matches
September 19, 2021
September 18, 2021
September 14, 2021