Southwestern Women to Play for SCAC Title; Defeat Austin College 5-0

Southwestern Women to Play for SCAC Title; Defeat Austin College 5-0

SHERMAN, Texas – The second-seeded Southwestern University women advanced to the conference title match for the fourth consecutive year with Saturday's 5-0 defeat of third-seeded Austin College. Official Website l Bracket l Postmatch Interview

Esther Bowers clinched the match for Southwestern at No. 2 with a 6-0, 6-4 victory against Austin College's Diana Carvajalino. 

The Pirates will take on Trinity University in tomorrow's championship match and will be seeking to snap the Tigers' seven-year stranglehold on the SCAC crown. That match will be played at 8 a.m. at the Russell Tennis Center on the campus of Austin College.

SOUTHWESTERN 5, AUSTIN COLLEGE 0
April 19, 2019 at Sherman, Texas (Russell Tennis Center)

Singles competition
1. Mary Cardone (SU) def. Melody Duong (AC) 6-1, 6-0
2. Esther Bowers (SU) def. Diana Carvajalino (AC) 6-0, 6-4
3. Anna Sergiovanni (AC) vs. Mariana Quetzeri (SU) 2-6, 4-2, unfinished
4. Chandler Morris (AC) vs. Nina Elez (SU) 2-6, 2-4, unfinished
5. Cecile Wilde (SU) vs. Kirsten Weber (AC) no result
6. Meeshti Shethia (SU) vs. Georgia Moore (AC) no result
Doubles competition
1. Cecile Wilde/Esther Bowers (SU) def. Diana Carvajalino/Melody Duong (AC) 8-6
2. Mary Cardone/Mariana Quetzeri (SU) def. Anna Sergiovanni/Kirsten Weber (AC) 8-6
3. Nina Elez/Sara Le (SU) def. Georgia Moore/Katie Seibert (AC) 8-1
Match Notes
Southwestern (Tex.) 18-2
Austin College 9-5

 

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It will be a Southwestern-Trinity women's title match for the fourth consecutive year. Meanwhile, the 'Roos will play Schreiner University in tomorrow's third place match. That match is also scheduled for 8 a.m. but will be played in nearby Denison at the Smith Tennis Center.

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