APSU Sports Information
Clarksville, 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.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.
APSU will await its fate in the OVC Tournament after matches conclude Saturday.
Eastern Kentucky University 5, Austin Peay 2
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
Order of finish: Doubles (1,2,3); Singles (1,2,6,4,5,3)