William Carey Women's Tennis - Lady Crusaders Fall in Finals Aga - WHLT 22 Connecting the Pine Belt

William Carey Women's Tennis - Lady Crusaders Fall in Finals Against AUM, 5-1

Posted: Updated:

MOBILE, Ala. – By defeating William Carey (Miss.), 5-1, Auburn Montgomery (Ala.) has claimed the NAIA Women's Tennis National Championship for the third-straight year on Saturday afternoon. The Warhawks have claimed nine titles in ten years.

Auburn Montgomery earned the first point of the match by winning No. 3 doubles as Morgane Zowczak and Hagar Caro teamed up to defeat William Carey's team of Anastasiya Zvyagintesva and Malin Collin, 8-2. The Warhawks also claimed No. 1 doubles, 8-3. The lone point for WCU was in No. 2 doubles as Sarah Maria Spurch and Julia Angerman picked up an 8-2 win.

 

Auburn Montgomery did not let the Lady Crusaders get anything going in singles action. Auburn Montgomery's Tiffany William defeated Sarah Maria Spruc, 6-1, 6-2, to give the Warhawks a 3-1 lead.

 

The lead grew to 4-1 within five minutes as the Warhawks' Jade Curtis defeated Carola Orna, 6-1, 6-1. Curtis, who finishes the season 21-0 in No. 1 singles action was named Marvin P. Richmond Outstanding Player award for the second time in her career. Curtis also claimed the award in 2011.

 

The clinching match was No. 3 singles as Morgane Zowczak won the national championship for Auburn Montgomery by defeating Maja Vuzem, 6-2, 6-2.

  • Most Popular StoriesMost Popular StoriesMore>>

  • Col. Holden, first black to lead NC Patrol, dies

    Col. Holden, first black to lead NC Patrol, dies

    Friday, August 22 2014 6:07 PM EDT2014-08-22 22:07:34 GMT
    Col. Richard Holden of Cary, the first African-American to lead the North Carolina Highway Patrol, died Thursday.
    Col. Richard Holden of Cary, the first African-American to lead the North Carolina Highway Patrol, died Thursday.
  • 16-year-old girl stabs another 65 times after nude photos posted on Facebook

    16-year-old girl stabs another 65 times after nude photos posted on Facebook

    Wednesday, April 2 2014 3:29 PM EDT2014-04-02 19:29:36 GMT
    A 16-year-old girl is accused of fatally stabbing her teen ‘best friend' in an attack spurred by nude photos of the pair together posted on social media, according to several media sources.  Anel Baez,
    A 16-year-old girl is accused of fatally stabbing her teen ‘best friend' in an attack spurred by nude photos of the pair together posted on social media, according to several media sources.  Anel Baez,
  • Clemson student suddenly dies from infection

    Clemson student suddenly dies from infection

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 8:38 AM EDT2014-08-27 12:38:27 GMT
    Virginia GilliamVirginia Gilliam
    A Mount Pleasant family is grieving the loss of their 18-year-old daughter and sister after she dies suddenly while away at school in the up state. Clemson freshman Virginia Gilliam died on August 24 after what started out as a urinary tract infection."Anybody that knew Virginia, knew she saw the world through a child's eyes. Again, I knew that, my family knew that and I'm not a big social media guy but since then I've just been seeing all this out pouring," Herb Gilliam. Social Media he says...
    A Mount Pleasant family is grieving the loss of their 18-year-old daughter and sister after she dies suddenly while away at school in the up state. Clemson freshman Virginia Gilliam died on August 24 after what started out as a urinary tract infection."Anybody that knew Virginia, knew she saw the world through a child's eyes. Again, I knew that, my family knew that and I'm not a big social media guy but since then I've just been seeing all this out pouring," Herb Gilliam. Social Media he says...
Powered by WorldNow

5912 Hwy. 49, Ste. A
Hattiesburg, MS 39401

Telephone: 601.545.2077
Fax: 601.545.3589
Email: newsroom@whlt.com

Can't find something?
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Media General Communications Holdings, LLC. A Media General Company.