BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Birmingham-Southern lost a hard fought 5-4 dual match to NCAA Division II Alabama-Huntsville to open the 2013 Women's Tennis season Wednesday at the BSC Tennis Complex.
UAH led 2-1 after the doubles with Moya Moore and Emily Holst claiming the point for BSC with an 8-4 win over Jessica Groupierre and Lina Carjaval. The singles were split with BSC's Moore, Sara Cohen and Holst claiming wins for BSC.
Birmingham-Southern opens Southern Athletic Association play at Millsaps College on Sunday at 9 a.m.
Alabama-Huntsville vs Birmingham-Southern=
Feb 21, 2013 at Birmingham, Ala. - (BSC Tennis Complex)
1. Jessica Grouppierre (UAH) def. Reann Lamere (BSC) 5-7, 6-1, 6-3
2. Moya Moore (BSC) def. Katie Bryant (UAH) 4-6, 6-2, 6-4
3. Sara Cohen (BSC) def. Maria Lawton (UAH) 4-6, 6-2, 6-4
4. Emily Holst (BSC) def. Lina Carvajal (UAH) 6-4, 7-5
5. Alejandra Pacheco (UAH) def. Lindsey Farrell (BSC) 6-0, 6-1
6. Kasi McDonald (UAH) def. Terria Punturo (BSC) 6-2, 6-1
1. Katie Bryant/Maria Lawton (UAH) def. Reann Lamere/Moya Moore (BSC) 8-4
2. Emily Holst/Sara Cohen (BSC) def. Jessica Grouppierre/Lina Carvajal (UAH) 8-4
3. Alejandra Pacheco/Kasi McDonald (UAH) def. Lindsey Farrell/Terria Punturo (BSC) 8-5
Alabama-Huntsville 1-0 - Birmingham-Southern 0-1 - T-4:00 A-75