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APSU Women’s Tennis loses to Eastern Kentucky on Senior Day

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APSU Women's TennisClarksville, TN – The Austin Peay State University women’s tennis team dropped its regular season finale Friday afternoon 5-2 to Eastern Kentucky in an Ohio Valley Conference match on Senior Day.

Austin Peay Women's Tennis fell 5-2 to Eastern Kentucky on Senior Day Friday afternoon. (APSU Sports Information)
Austin Peay Women’s Tennis fell 5-2 to Eastern Kentucky on Senior Day Friday afternoon. (APSU Sports Information)

The Colonels picked up the doubles point after wins at No. 1 doubles and No. 3 doubles to take an early 1-0 lead in the match.

The Govs took a 2-1 lead when twins Lidia Yanes Garcia and Claudia Yanes Garcia won their No. 1 and No. 2 singles matches by scores of 6-2, 6-4. Lidia polished off the regular season undefeated in OVC after the win.

EKU rallied to take the final four singles matches and clinch the 5-2 win.

Before the match, Austin Peay celebrated the careers of Isabela Jovanovic and Brittney Covington on Senior Day.

APSU will await its fate in the OVC Tournament after matches conclude Saturday.

Match Results

Eastern Kentucky University 5, Austin Peay 2

Singles

1. Lidia Yanes Garcia (APSU) def. Kristina Lagoda (EKU) 6-2, 6-4

2. Claudia Yanes Garcia (APSU) def. Viktorija Demcenkova (EKU) 6-2, 6-4

3. Laura Argente (EKU) def. Helena Kuppig (APSU) 7-5, 4-6, 6-4

4. Sagung Putri Dwinta (EKU) def. Brittney Covington (APSU) 6-4, 7-6 (7-3)

5. Margaux Lacroix (EKU) def. Ana Albertson (APSU) 6-3, 2-6, 6-4

6. Marina Marti (EKU) def. Isabela Jovanovic (APSU) 5-7, 6-2, 6-0

Doubles

1. Kristina Lagoda/Viktorija Demcenkova (EKU) def. Ana Albertson/Helena Kuppig (APSU) 6-2

2. Claudia Yanes Garcia/Brittney Covington (APSU) def. Laura Argente/Raquel Montalvo (EKU) 6-2

3. Sagung Putri Dwinta/Marina Marti (EKU) def. Lidia Yanes Garcia/Isabela Jovanovic (APSU) 7-5

Match Notes:

Order of finish: Doubles (1,2,3); Singles (1,2,6,4,5,3)

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