No. 20 Viking Women’s Tennis Claims 12th-Straight NSIC Regular-Season Title

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – The No. 20 Augustana women’s tennis group retained the tradition alive, winning its 12th-straight NSIC typical-season title with wins more than Winona State and Upper Iowa.

“It was fantastic weekend for the females,” head coach Marc Kurtz explained. “We performed good doubles and that place us in a superior situation for our singles.

“To win the normal period title is often good but our major ambitions are however in entrance of us and we need to have to continue to keep performing and improving daily to attain those people ambitions. I’m proud of the work and focus that this group has had all year and we are excited for the rest of the season.”

The Vikings taken care of Winona State (7-) on Saturday night and defeated Higher Iowa Sunday early morning (6-1) at GreatLIFE Woodlake Athletic Club, in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. 

Augustana is now 17-1 over-all with a 10- ledger in conference engage in. Winona Point out moves to 14-4 and 9-2 in the NSIC, whilst Higher Iowa falls to 9-6 over-all and 6-4 in the loop.

Augustana 7, Winona Condition

The Vikings claimed the doubles level, successful all 3 matches. No. 3 doubles crew Laura Arce Vieyra and Gabriela Jancikova arrived absent with a 6- victory. In No. 1 doubles, Florentia Hadjigeorgiou and Aleksandra Kistanova claimed No. 1 doubles in 6-1 vogue. Valeriya Monko and Emily Granson took home No. 2 doubles, 6-2.

Augustana won all six singles matches highlighted by Arce Vieyra and Kistanova in the No. 3 and No. 5 slot, both profitable in double-bagel manner. 

Margarita Chouliara kept her singles convention streak alive in No. 6 singles, winning 6-1, 6-1. 

In No. 4 singles, Jancikova took set 1, 7-6, then bounced again in the next established, 6-.

Hadjigeorgiou improved to 15- in singles participate in, having No. 2 by way of 6-1, 7-5.

Monko claimed No. 1 singles, using 3 sets to get the earn, 6-3, 6-4, 6-3.

Augustana 6, Higher Iowa 1

The Vikings took the doubles place, successful two of three matches. The doubles perform was highlighted by Laura Arce Vieyra and Gabriela Jancikova profitable No. 3 doubles, 6-. Florentia Hadjigeoergiou and Aleksandra Kistanova took No. 1 doubles in 6-2 vogue to guarantee the doubles place.

Augustana took 5 matches in singles perform with Kistanova and Margarita Chouliara successful No. 4 singles and No. 6 singles in double-bagel style.

Jancikova handled No. 5 singles, successful 6-2, 6-1. 

Hadjigeorgiou won her 16th singles match of the period, taking No. 2 singles 6-2, 6-4.

Up Next 

The Vikings will close out the frequent period hosting Sioux Falls on Tuesday at 3 p.m. at the Huether Tennis Centre. The contest marks the to start with out of doors NSIC contest for AU considering that April 12, 2014, when the Vikings performed host to St. Cloud State.



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