Austin College Women's Tennis Defeats Schreiner For Third Place

Austin College Women's Tennis Defeats Schreiner For Third Place

DENISON, Texas -- Battling in the third-place match for the third consecutive year, Austin College defeated Schreiner, 5-1, at the 2019 SCAC Women's Tennis Championship Sunday morning at Smith Tennis Center. Official Website l Bracket Postmatch Interview

Just like the AC men, the third-place finish for the 'Roos women (10-5 overall) at the SCAC tournament marks the third straight year the team has achieved its highest finish in program history.

Austin College jumped out to a 2-1 lead after doubles play. Diana Carvajalino and Melody Duong took the 8-6 win at line one and Katie Seibert and Georgia Moore prevailed, 8-4, at line three. Schreiner's Kate De Los Santos and Jennifer Garcia kept the Mountaineers in the match with an 8-5 win at No. 2 doubles.

In singles play, the 'Roos swept the first set in each of the four matches on the court. Melody Duong won 6-1, 6-0 and No. 1 and Anna Sergiovanni made it 4-1 with a 6-1, 6-1 victory at No. 3. Diana Carvajalino clinched the match for Austin College with a 6-2, 6-0 victory.

The fourth-place finish is the best for the Schreiner women since the 2016 tournament.

April 21, 2019 at Denison, Texas (Smith Tennis Center) 

Singles competition
1. Melody Duong (AC) def. Jennifer Garcia (SCH) 6-1, 6-0
2. Diana Carvajalino (AC) def. Kara Miller (SCH) 6-2, 6-0
3. Anna Sergiovanni (AC) def. Katie Smith (SCH) 6-1, 6-1
4. Chandler Morris (AC) vs. Kate De Los Santos (SCH) 6-2, 2-3, unfinished
5. Kirsten Weber (AC) vs. Marlee Daniels (SCH) 1-0, unfinished
6. Georgia Moore (AC) vs. Kate Woods (SCH) 1-0, unfinished
Doubles competition
1. Diana Carvajalino/Melody Duong (AC) def. Katie Smith/Kara Miller (SCH) 8-6
2. Kate De Los Santos/Jennifer Garcia (SCH) def. Kirsten Weber/Anna Sergiovanni (AC) 8-5
3. Katie Seibert/Georgia Moore (AC) def. Marlee Daniels/Kate Woods (SCH) 8-4
Match Notes
Schreiner 9-10
Austin College 10-5


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