Mean Green Tennis Splits Pair of Weekend Matches

NEW ORLEANS , La. ( 2/14/04 ) The North Texas women’s tennis team split a pair of matches this weekend, defeating Florida A&M 6-0 on Friday before falling 5-0 to New Orleans on Saturday.

North Texas played on Florida A&M on a neutral court Friday and cruised to its second shutout victory of the season.  The Privateers were able to upend the Mean Green 5-0 on Saturday, bringing NT’s record to 4-2 on the season.

No doubles were played in either match.  The Mean Green won two of its six singles matches against Florida A&M in straight sets, while the other four were won by default.  Krysta Lee, Kelli Royer, Ashley Sammis, Megan Schmulbach and Katherine Harris all picked up a victory in the match.

Sammis and Harris both took their matches against the Privateers to three sets, but UNO won the other three in straight sets.

Lee and Sammis ended the weekend with a team-best four victories against spring competition this season.

North Texas 6, Florida A&M 0 Feb. 13
1 - Krysta Lee (NT) d. Charlana Brown ( Florida A&M), 6-1, 6-1
2 - Kelli Royer (NT) d. Asha Jaja ( Florida A&M), 6-2, 6-2
3 - Ashley Sammis (NT) d. Anita Abad (Florida A&M), 6-7(5), 4-3 (withdrew)
4 - Megan Schmulbach (NT) d. Zama Mkhize (Florida A&M), 7-5, 0-1 (withdrew)
5 - Katherine Harris (NT) d. Charlene Kambarami (Florida A&M), 1-6, 3-3 (withdrew)
6 - North Texas won by default

North Texas 0, New Orleans 5 Feb. 14
1 - Lucie Mazinova (UNO) d. Krysta Lee (NT), 6-1, 6-2
2 - Laetita Zembski (UNO) d. Kelli Royer (NT), 6-2, 6-3
3 - Patricia Osedumme (UNO) d. Ashley Sammis (NT), 6-4, 4-6, 6-4
4 - Megan Schmulbach (NT) vs. Michaela Folgleberg (UNO), 6-4, 4-6, 3-1 (DNF)
5 - Ana Santoro (UNO) d. Katherine Harris (NT), 6-4, 3-6, 6-3
6 - Liselott Hedenberg (UNO) d. Ingrid Stockinger (NT), 6-0, 6-0





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