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BREVARD COLLEGE SPORTS INFORMATION
Tuesday, February 22, 2011

LABUS TAKES BOTH MATCHES IN TORNADOS LOSS TO WESTERN CAROLINA, 6-1

Brevard falls to 1-2 on the season

Brevard, N.C. - Elise Labus teamed up with Michelle Prata to win at #3 doubles and Labus won her singles match against Western Carolina’s Katie Barry, but it wasn’t enough as Brevard fell to the Division I Catamounts on Tuesday afternoon, 6-1.

The Tornados fall to 1-2 on the season, while Western Carolina improves to 1-2.

Labus and Prata defeated Layne Arnold and Barry to even up the doubles competition at 1 apiece after Lindsay Hostetter and Claire Dillman fell to Ainhoa Iglesias Diaz and Carolina Lainez. However, Western Carolina was able to win the doubles point as Izabella Glinska and Karen Jimenez defeated Lindsay Shaeffer and Jennifer Nyman in a tiebreaker, 9-8 (7-4).

In singles competition, Shaeffer and Labus took their opponents to the tiebreaker, with Labus defeating Barry, 4-6, 6-1, 1-0 (10-2).

Brevard is back in action again on Friday, February 25th, as they travel to Greenwood, S.C. to take on Lander University. First serve in doubles competition at The Joe Cabri Courts is set for 2:30 p.m.

Singles competition
1. Izabella Glinska (WCU) def. Lindsay Shaeffer (BCW) 6-3, 2-6, 1-0 (10-5)
2. Carolina Lainez (WCU) def. Claire Dillman (BCW) 6-4, 6-0
3. Ainhoa Iglesias Diaz (WCU) def. Lindsay Hostetter (BCW) 6-1, 6-1
4. Karen Jimenez (WCU) def. Michelle Prata (BCW) 6-0, 6-3
5. Layne Arnold (WCU) def. Jennifer Nyman (BCW) 6-1, 6-4
6. Elise Labus (BCW) def. Katie Barry (WCU) 4-6, 6-1, 1-0 (10-2)

Doubles competition
1. Ainhoa Iglesias Diaz/Carolina Lainez (WCU) def. Lindsay Hostetter/Claire Dillman (BCW) 8-2
2. Izabella Glinska/Karen Jimenez (WCU) def. Lindsay Shaeffer/Jennifer Nyman (BCW) 9-8 (7-4)
3. Elise Labus/Michelle Prata (BCW) def. Layne Arnold/Katie Barry (WCU) 8-2