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Austin Peay Women’s Tennis loses to Western Kentucky Saturday

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Austin Peay State University Lady Govs - APSUClarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University women’s tennis team dropped a 6-1 decision to Western Kentucky, Saturday, at the Austin Peay Indoor Tennis Center.

In doubles action, Austin Peay (0-5) the doubles pairing of senior Ornella Di Salvo [1] and sophomore Hannah Tatlock [2] dropped a 6-1 decision to the team Emilia Granstrom and Andreanna Christopoulou at the No. 1 position.

Austin Peay Lady Govs Tennis. (APSU Sports Information) [3]

Austin Peay Lady Govs Tennis. (APSU Sports Information)

At the No. 3 slot, the tandem of sophomore Isabela Jovanovic [4] and senior Jovana Karac [5] fell to the team of Gabby Crofford and Emily Przystawski 6-2, clinching the doubles point for Western Kentucky (2-1)

In singles play, the Lady Govs were led by Karac who picked up the Lady Govs only victory of the day with an 8-1 win against Przystawski at the No. 6 position. At the No. 3 slot, senior Vanessa Tavares [6] was able to force a third set before falling to Christopoulou 2-6, 6-1, 6-2 while Tatlock lost a hard fought 6-4, 6-4 match to Tereza Hejlova at No. 2 singles.

The Lady Govs return to the court with a 1:00pm, Friday, February 13th contest against Lipscomb Lady Bisons at the Austin Peay Indoor Tennis Center.

Singles

No. 1 – Emilia Granstrom (WKU) def. Ornella Di Salvo [1] (APSU) 6-2, 6-2

No. 2 – Tereza Hejlova (WKU) def. Hannah Tatlock [2] (APSU) 6-4, 6-4

No. 3 – Andreanna Christopoulou (WKU) def. Vanessa Tavares [6] (APSU) 2-6, 6-1, 6-2

No. 4 – Elpida Malamou (WKU) def. Brittney Covington [7] (APSU) 6-2, 6-1

No. 5 – Gabby Crofford (WKU) def. Isabela Jovanovic [4] (APSU) 8-3

No. 6. – Jovana Karac [5] (APSU) def. Emily Przystawski (WKU) 8-1

Doubles

No. 1 – Granstrom/Christopoulou (WKU) def. Di Salvo/Tatlock (APSU) 6-1

No. 2 – Hejlova/Malamou (WKU) vs. Tavares/Covington (APSU) 4-1 not finished

No. 3 – Crofford/Przystawski (WKU) def. Karac/Jovanovic (APSU) 6-4