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Perfect Mocs Knock Off Undefeated Catawba in Final Spring Break Match

Perfect Mocs Knock Off Undefeated Catawba in Final Spring Break Match

HILTON HEAD, SC - Florida Southern College women's tennis knocked off unbeaten Catawba, 5-2, on Monday to stay perfect in 2019. The No. 9 Moccasins (8-0) lost two third-set tiebreakers against the Indians (6-1), but used two-set wins from Selin Devrimci, Magda Stepnik and Gabby Hesse in singles play to prevent a comeback.

Stepnik and Avery Hunter remain undefeated in singles play, improving to 7-0 and 3-0, respectively. Hesse made her 2019 debut in singles play in the No. 6 flight with a convincing two-set 6-0, 6-1 victory over Lauren Laughton.

HOW IT HAPPENED:

Singles competition
1. Selin Devrimci (FSCW) def. Erisa Onchi (CATW) 6-3, 6-3
2. Sophie Hirsch (CATW) def. #50 Lorena Rionda (FSCW) 7-5, 1-6, 1-0 (10-6)
3. Magda Stepnik (FSCW) def. Una Pandurevic (CATW) 6-1, 6-3
4. Carolina Correia (CATW) def. Minnie Kim (FSCW) 3-6, 6-4, 1-0 (12-10)
5. Avery Hunter (FSCW) def. Olivia Wooldridge (CATW) 6-3, 2-6, 1-0 (11-9)
6. Gabby Hesse (FSCW) def. Lauren Laughton (CATW) 6-0, 6-1
Doubles competition
1. Erisa Onchi/Carolina Correia (CATW) def. Selin Devrimci/Natalija Popovic (FSCW) 6-4
2. Minnie Kim/Magda Stepnik (FSCW) def. Sophie Hirsch/Una Pandurevic (CATW) 7-5
3. Lorena Rionda/Lola Asis (FSCW) def. Olivia Wooldridge/Lauren Laughton (CATW) 6-3
Match Notes
Catawba 6-1
Florida Southern 8-0; National ranking #9; Regional ranking #6
Order of finish: Doubles (3,1,2); Singles (3,1,2,4,6,5)

UP NEXT:

The Moccasins will have a one-week break before hosting West Chester on Monday, March 11.