Trojans Stay Perfect in Conference Play with Win Past Carson-NewmanMarch 20, 2012
ANDERSON, S.C. – Playing for the first time in more than two weeks, the Anderson women’s tennis team opened a stretch of five matches in 12 days by shutting down Carson-Newman, 9-0, in South Atlantic Conference action Tuesday afternoon at the Max Grubbs Memorial Courts.
Anderson (7-5, 5-0 SAC) claimed its second win in the last three matches and remained perfect in the league, while Carson-Newman slipped to 3-6 overall and 0-3 in conference action.
The Trojans swept through the doubles’ slate by identical 8-2 scores, as the AU duo of Camie Beaulieu-Brunet and Shelby Anderson defeated Carson-Newman’s Jennifer Ott and Erin Green, 8-2, at No. 1, while the Trojan freshman tandem of Lindsay Gregory and Clair Larkin improved to 7-3 on the season by rolling past Katie Brown and Devon Jennings, 8-2, at the No. 2 slot. Sophomores Avery Owens and Lauren Trumbull moved to 7-2 on the season, teaming up to top the Eagles’ Tiffany Delias and Stefy Stand, 8-2, at No. 3.
Anderson did not drop a set en route to also sweeping singles’ action, with Trumbull claiming her seventh win in the last 10 matches by defeating Delias 6-0, 6-3 at No. 4 and Gregory improving to 7-2 over her last nine matches with a straight-set 6-1, 6-1 win over Jennings at No. 5.
Anderson has little time to rest, as the Trojans visit Augusta State on Wednesday. First-serve versus the Jaguars is scheduled for 2 p.m.
Tennis Match Results
Carson-Newman vs Anderson University
Mar 20, 2012 at Anderson, S.C.
(Max Grubbs Courts)
Anderson University 9, Carson-Newman 0
1. Camie Beaulieu-Brunet (AU-W) def. Jennifer Ott (C-N) 6-0, 6-2
2. Clair Larkin (AU-W) def. Erin Green (C-N) 6-1, 6-0
3. Shelby Anderson (AU-W) def. Katie Brown (C-N) 7-5, 6-1
4. Lauren Trumbull (AU-W) def. Tiffany Delias (C-N) 6-0, 6-3
5. Lindsay Gregory (AU-W) def. Devon Jennings (C-N) 6-1, 6-1
6. Bianca Chequin (AU-W) def. Kate Walker (C-N) 6-1, 6-2
1. Camie Beaulieu-Brunet/Shelby Anderson (AU-W) def. Jennifer Ott/Erin Green (C-N) 8-2
2. Lindsay Gregory/Clair Larkin (AU-W) def. Katie Brown/Devon Jennings (C-N) 8-2
3. Avery Owens/Lauren Trumbull (AU-W) def. Tiffany Delias/Stefy Stand (C-N) 8-2
Carson-Newman 3-6, 0-3 SAC
Anderson University 7-5, 5-0 SAC