Women's Tennis Plays Strong Doubles vs. Stetson

Nov. 6, 2010

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By Heather Lancaster

ORLANDO, Fla. ( - The UCF women's tennis team concluded Day Two of the Knights Invitational Saturday. The Black and Gold came out on top in three out of four doubles matches.

Juniors Taylor Dubins and Andrea Yacaman collected another doubles victory Saturday when they defeated Stetson's Lindsey Cable and Jen Miller, 8-4. Also posting an 8-4 win over their opponents was junior Alexis Rodriguez and freshman Courtney Griffith. Sophomore Jenna Doerfler and freshman Josephine Haraldson had little problems in their doubles match against Susana Aguirre and MayaBlue Stauffer-Macdowell, only dropping one game.

In singles, redshirt freshman Genevieve Lorbergs, defeated Daniell Day of North Florida, 6-4, 6-2, at the No. 2 spot. Rodriguez posted her second win of the day at the No. 3 position, beating Melanie Aguirre, 6-1, 7-6 (4). Haraldson's match went the distance to a third set and she came out on top defeating FAU's Natasha Phillips, 6-4, 4-6, 6-3.

The Knights Invitational will conclude Sunday at 9 a.m. at the UCF Tennis Complex.

Check out the complete results from Day Two below:

Unnati Purushotham/Carolina de los Santos (Stetson) def. Jenny Frisell/Genevieve Lorbergs (UCF) 8-4
Alexis Rodriguez/Courtney Griffith (UCF) def. Shannon Gunning/Sierra Sullivan (Stetson) 8-4
Taylor Dubins/Andrea Yacaman (UCF) def. Lindsey Cable/Jen Miller (Stetson) 8-4
Josephine Haraldson/Jenna Doerfler (UCF) def. Susana Aguirre/MayaBlue Stauffer-MacDowell (Stetson) 8-1
Yasmin Hamza/Holly Johnson (Virginia Tech) def. Aline Berkenbrock/Melanie Aguirre (UNF) 8-4
Emily Lauten/Shanon Betts (Virginia Tech) def. Danielle Day/Simona Weymar (UNF) 8-4
Martha Blakely/Katie Blow (Virginia Tech) def. Marlene Ryan/Natasha Phillips (FAU) 8-4

Aline Berkenbrock (UNF) def. Jenny Frisell (UCF) 6-1, 1-1 (Retired)
Genevieve Lorbergs (UCF) def. Danielle Day (UNF) 6-4, 6-2
Alexis Rodriguez (UCF) def. Melanie Aguirre (UNF) 6-1, 7-6 (4)
Victoria Krook (UNF) def. Jenna Doerfler (UCF) 6-1, 3-6, 6-0
Simona Weymar (UNF) def. Courtney Griffith (UCF) 6-3, 6-2
Marlene Ryan (FAU) def. Taylor Dubins (UCF) 6-3, 7-5
Josephine Haraldson (UCF) def. Natasha Phillips (FAU) 6-4, 4-6, 6-3
Martha Blakely (Virginia Tech) def. Carolina de los Santos (Stetson) 6-3, 6-7 (7), 6-1
Yasmin Hamza (Virginia Tech) def. Unnati Purushotham (Stetson) 6-3, 6-2
Holly Johnson (Virginia Tech) def. Shannon Gunning (Stetson) 6-2, 6-2
Tea Ivanoic (Virginia Tech) def. Lindsey Cable (Stetson) 6-1, 6-1
Shanon Betts (Virginia Tech) def. Jen Miller (Stetson) 6-1, 6-2
Emily Lauten (Virginia Tech) def. Sierra Sullivan (Stetson) 6-2, 6-1
Isel Martinez-Marcos (Virginia Tech) def. MayaBlue Stauffer-MacDowell (Stetson) 6-1, 6-0
Katie Blow (Virginia Tech) def. Susana Aguirre (Stetson) 6-1, 6-2

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