Women’s Tennis Adds 12 Wins on Day Two of Columbus Fall Invite

COLUMBUS, Ga. – The Saint Leo women's tennis team posted 12 wins on day two of the Columbus State Fall Invitational held at the Blackmon Tennis Center, Saturday afternoon.

Going a perfect 3-0 in doubles, not one opponent could tally more than four points against any of the Lions' duos. Maria Benkirane and Coralie Pesenti captained the overpowering performances with an 8-3 over Clayton's Keeling and Leamana.

On the singles side it was a trio of players who led the way as Adrianna Daszkiewicz, Benkirane, and Pesenti earned a perfect 6-0 record against North Georgia and Columbus State.

View the complete results below. 

Saint Leo Opponent Score Singles/Doubles
Dasziiewicz/Di Leo Meyers/Poole
North Georgia 
W, 8-4 Doubles
Kemkes/Singleton Laurent/Gaborit
Shorter
W, 8-4 Doubles
Benkrane/Pesenti Keeling/Leamana
Clayton 
W, 8-3 Doubles
Benkirane Jokic (Columbus St.) W, 6-4, 6-0 Singles
Pesenti Chapman (Columbus St.) W, 7-6, 6-3 Singles
Kemkes Cigui (Columbus St.) L, 7-6, 6-3 Singles
Singleton Wiekard (Columbus St.) L, 6-0, 6-2 Singles
Daszkiewicz Redrado (Columbus St.) W, 6-0, 6-1 Singles
Di Leo Paiva (Columbus St.) L, 6-3, 4-6, 10-4 Singles
White Budd (Clayton) L, 6-2, 6-1 Singles
Benkirane Hazelman (North Georgia) W, 6-0, 6-0 Singles
Pesenti Pesenti (North Georgia) W, 6-0, 6-0 Singles
Kemkes Escobar (North Georgia) W, 6-0, 6-1 Singles
Singleton Williams (North Georgia) W, 6-2, 3-6, 11-9 Singles
Daszkiewicz Handac (North Georgia) W, 7-5, 6-0 Singles
DiLeo Kolts (North Georgia) W, 6-0, 6-1 Singles
White Meyers (North Georgia) L, 6-0, 6-3 Singles

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Lions will continue the three-day tournament on Sunday, September 16.

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