March 30, 2009

Cuellar and Osam lead Lady 'Canes past Albany State, 5-4

The Georgia Southwestern women's tennis team picked up a 5-4 non-conference win against Albany State University on Monday afternoon at the Susan K. Smith Tennis Complex.

GSW (5-14 overall) earned wins at No. 1, 3 and 6 singles and No. 1 and No. 2 doubles.   

Leady Cuellar and Monica Osam led the Lady Hurricanes with wins in both singles and doubles play.

In a conference loaded with nationally-ranked teams, Cuellar, a 6-0, 6-0 winner against Diana Chria at No. 1 singles on Monday, has an 8-6 record in the top position this season against NCAA opponents. 

The Lady ‘Canes have three conference matchups ahead of them this week beginning with North Georgia at home on April 1st at 2:00 p.m. Southwestern will then take to the road on April 3rd to play Francis Marion at 2:00 p.m.;followed by an April 4th match at UNC Pembroke that will start at 11:00 a.m 

Singles competition
1. Leady Cuellar (GSW) def. Diana Chira (ALB) 6-0, 6-0
2. Tonya Huggins-Vire (ALB) def. Lauren Grogan (GSW) 6-4, 6-2
3. Monica Osam (GSW) def. Traci Carswell (ALB) 6-0, 6-2
4. Gionni McClellan (ALB) def. Ashley Waters (GSW) 7-6, 4-6, 1-0 (10-2)
5. Dominique Lambert (ALB) def. Leighann Fall (GSW) 6-1, 6-2
6. Adrienne Demarest (GSW) def. C. LeGrand (ALB) 6-2, 6-2

 

Doubles competition
1. Leady Cuellar/Lauren Grogan (GSW) def. Brittany White/P. Rachel (ALB) 8-2
2. Monica Osam/Ashley Waters (GSW) def. Traci Carswell/Gionni McClellan (ALB) 8-3
3. Tonya Huggins-Vire/Dominique Lambert (ALB) def. Brittney Bowden/Adrienne Demarest (GSW) 8-6