Tuesday, March 23, 2010


Brevard tops North Georgia, 5-4

Brevard, N.C. - The Tornados took four of the six singles matches and Kim Dixon clinched the match at No. 4 singles as Brevard won their eighth straight match in a 5-4 victory over visiting North Georgia on Tuesday afternoon.

With the win, the Tornados improve to 8-2, while the Saints fall to 6-8 on the season.

Kayley Duval and Jennifer Nyman took the lone point for Brevard in doubles, winning on court No. 3 by defeating Ashley Marie Jordan and Sara Vaughters, 8-1. Stasa Vujoseciv and Brittany Smith topped the Tornados duo of Lindsay Shaeffer and Elise Labus on court No. 1, 8-3, while Jordan Poole and Juliana Chiong topped Claire Dillman and Kim Dixon, 9-7.

Vujoseciv and Smith recorded wins for North Georgia in singles play, winning on courts No. 1 and 2 over Dillman and Sara Douglas. However, Brevard roared back as Duval defeated Chiong, 6-1, 6-1 at singles No. 3, Labus defeated Poole on court No. 5, 6-1, 6-2, and Nyman topped Watson on court No. 6, 6-0, 7-5.

Dixon clinched the match for the Tornados, topping Jordan on court No. 4, 6-4, 7-5.

Brevard remains home to continue South Atlantic Conference play by taking on Wingate on Friday, March 26th, with first serve at the BC Tennis Complex at 2 p.m.

Singles competition
1. Stasa Vujoseciv (NGCSUW) def. Claire Dillman (BCW) 6-4, 7-6
2. Brittany Smith (NGCSUW) def. Sara Douglas (BCW) 6-0, 6-0
3. Kayley Duval (BCW) def. Juliana Chiong (NGCSUW) 6-1, 6-1
4. Kim Dixon (BCW) def. Ashley Marie Jordan (NGCSUW) 6-4, 7-5
5. Elise Labus (BCW) def. Jordan Poole (NGCSUW) 6-1, 6-2
6. Jennifer Nyman (BCW) def. Matilda Watson (NGCSUW) 6-0, 7-5

Doubles competition
1. Stasa Vujoseciv/Brittany Smith (NGCSUW) def. Lindsay Shaeffer/Elise Labus (BCW) 8-3
2. Jordan Poole/Juliana Chiong (NGCSUW) def. Claire Dillman/Kim Dixon (BCW) 8-7 (4-0)
3. Kayley Duval/Jennifer Nyman (BCW) def. Ashley Marie Jordan/Sara Vaughters (NGCSUW) 8-1