Tennis Falls to Alabama State
Thursday, April 2, 2015
Tennis Falls to Alabama State

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The Tennessee State tennis teams traveled to Birmingham to face off against Alabama State, Wednesday. The men fell, 5-2, while the women were downed, 7-0.

The TSU doubles teams of Kyle Burton and Darryl Hale (6-4) and Daniel Bernal and Joe Daniels (6-2) each notched victories for the Tigers. The wins earned Tennessee State the first point of the match.

ASU came back to earn five straight points in the singles competitions, but Grant Maddox put TSU back on the board with a, 7-6, 6-2, victory to close out the match.

For the women, the team of Phyllicia Hemphill and Brittney Harris put up a fight, but was eventually downed, 6-2. Hemphill and Harris later notched two games over their opponents in the singles competition.

Full results are below.

Alabama State Women
Tennessee State vs Alabama State University (Apr 01, 2015)
Alabama State University 7, Tennessee State 0
Apr 01, 2015 at Birmingham, Ala. (George Ward Tennis Center)

Singles competition

1. Arantxia Wijngaarde (ALSTW) def. Attallah Eiland (TSU) 6-0, 6-0
2. Brankica Orlovic (ALSTW) def. Phyllicia Hemphill (TSU) 6-2, 6-0
3. Irina Cvijovic (ALSTW) def. Adrianne Presley (TSU) 6-2, 6-0
4. Matabe Akoachere (ALSTW) def. Brittney Harris (TSU) 6-1, 6-1
5. Nicole Tekelova (ALSTW) def. Nicole Madden (TSU) 6-0, 6-0
6. Brianna Fairley (ALSTW) def. Corlisia Clark (TSU) 6-0, 6-0

 Doubles competition

1. Arantxia Wijngaarde/Marine Cartier (ALSTW) def. Attallah Eiland/Adrianne Presley (TSU) 6-0
2. Brianna Fairley/Nicole Tekelova (ALSTW) def. Phyllicia Hemphill/Brittney Harris (TSU) 6-2
3. Brankica Orlovic/Irina Cvijovic (ALSTW) def. Nicole Madden/Corlisia Clark (TSU) 6-1

 Match Notes

Tennessee State 0-9
Alabama State University 8-10
Order of finish: Doubles (1,3,2); Singles (1,3,4,2,5,6)
T-2:20 A-30

Alabama State

Tennessee State vs Alabama State University (Apr 01, 2015)
Alabama State University 5, Tennessee State 2
Apr 01, 2015 at Birmingham, Ala. (George Ward Tennis Center)

Singles competition

1. Takura Mlambo (ALST) def. Darryl Hale (TSU) 6-1, 6-0
2. Patrik Cvik (ALST) def. Joe Daniels (TSU) 6-2, 6-0
3. Karlo Skvorc (ALST) def. Daniel Bernal (TSU) 6-4, 6-7, 7-6
4. Jarred Thompson (ALST) def. Kyle Burton (TSU) 6-3, 7-6
5. Grant Maddox (TSU) def. Stefan Vojnic (ALST) 7-6, 6-2
6. Adam Coyne (ALST) def. No player (TSU), by default

 Doubles competition

1. Kyle Burton/Darryl Hale (TSU) def. Patrik Cvik/Jarred Thompson (ALST) 6-4
2. Daniel Bernal/Joe Daniels (TSU) def. Karlo Skvorc/Takura Mlambo (ALST) 6-2
3. Adam Coyne/Stefan Vojnic (ALST) def. No player/No player (TSU), by default  

Match Notes

Tennessee State 0-11
Alabama State University 7-15
Order of finish: Doubles (2,1); Singles (1,2,4,3,5)
T-3:20 A-35