On their final road swing of the regular season, the Tennessee Lady Vol
tennis team earned a 6-1 victory over No. 75 Auburn on Friday in Auburn,
The match was the first of two weekend matches for Tennessee. With the win,
Tennessee raises its record to 15-10 on the campaign and a 6-4 mark in the
SEC, while the Tigers fall to 6-15 overall and 1-9 in the conference.
Freshman Vilmarie Castellvi led the Lady Vol attack as she netted a
three-set triumph, 6-3, 4-6, 6-3, over Simone Jardim at No. 3 singles.
Extending her winning streak to 12 straight matches was freshman Crystal
Cleveland who netted a 6-0, 6-0 victory versus Summa Edwards at the sixth
With the decision, Cleveland is now 8-1 in conference contests this season.
Sophomore Alison Ojeda garnered her second consecutive win over a ranked
opponent as she dispatched of 77th-rated Andrea Piski, 7-5, 6-3, at the top
Also posting victories for Tennessee were sophomore Agnes Wiski and senior
Candy Reid with 6-4, 6-1, and 6-3, 6-1, decisions, respectively, at the
second and fifth singles positions over Katia Illarionova and Carolina
In doubles, the only match contested was at No. 3 where the Lady Vol tandem
of Cleveland and sophomore Meiling Parks netted an 8-3 triumph over Edwards
The Lady Vols will next be in action on Sunday when the squad closes out
the regular season with a match versus 20th-ranked South Carolina starting
at 1 p.m.
Check Tuesday's Daily Beacon for all the results.
Lady Vols slam Auburn, 6-1
Published: Mon Apr 17, 2000 | Modified: Sat Aug 06, 2005 02:13 p.m.