WILMINGTON, N.C. -- The Furman women's tennis team continued play Saturday in the second day of the Landfall Invitational in Wilmington, N.C. In the A1 Singles bracket, Paladin senior Monica Arguello defeated Holly Johnson of Virginia Tech, 7-5, 6-4, and Furman freshman Margaret Boyette recorded a 6-3, 4-6, 11-9 win over Stephanie Wetmore of Georgetown to advance within the bracket.
In A2 Singles, freshman Amanda Murray defeated Angie Sekely of UNC Wilmington, 6-4, 6-1, while sophomore Michele Stanford posted a 5-7, 6-2, 10-7 win over Lindsay Leblang of UNC Wilmington. Paladin sophomore Olivia Maurice tallied a 6-1, 6-1 victory over Michelle Pratt of Georgetown in the B2 Singles bracket.
In doubles action, Arguello teamed with Boyette to defeat Olga Blank and Lindsay Leblang of UNC Wilmington, 8-4, while Stanford and Murray combined for an 8-4 win over Christina Riley and Casey Dashiell (UNCW), 8-4. Junior Susan Bitetti and sophomore Jenny Porter recorded a win over Alexandra Landers and Madeline Jaeger of Georgetown (8-3), then defeated Michelle Pratt and Samantha Martin, also of Georgetown, 8-2. Paladin freshman Katherine Oudin teamed with Maurice to beat Christina Lee and Sekely (UNCW), 8-4, then defeated Martin and Landers of Georgetown, 8-4.
The tournament will conclude on Sunday.
Monica Arguello (Furman) d. Holly Johnson (Virginia Tech), 7-5, 6-4
Christina Lee (UNCW) d. Katherine Oudin (Furman), 6-1, 6-4
Margaret Boyette (Furman) def. Stephanie Wetmore (Georgetown), 6-3, 4-6, 11-9
Amanda Murray (Furman) d. Angie Sekely (UNCW), 6-4, 6-1
Michele Stanford (Furman) d. Lindsay Leblang (UNCW), 5-7, 6-2, 10-7
Susan Bitetti (Furman) def. Lauren Greco (Georgetown), injury
Madeline Jaeger (Georgetown) def. Jenny Porter (Furman), 6-4, 6-4
Olivia Maurice (Furman) def. Michelle Pratt (Georgetown), 6-1, 6-1
Monica Arguello-Margaret Boyette (Furman) def. Olga Blank-Lindsay Leblang (UNC Wilmington), 8-4
Martha Blakely-Holly Johnson (Virginia Tech) def. Monica Arguello-Margaret Boyette (Furman), 8-3
Susan Bitetti-Jenny Porter (Furman) def. Alexandra Landers-Madeline Jaeger (Georgetown), 8-3
Susan Bitetti-Jenny Porter (Furman) def. Michelle Pratt-Samantha Martin (Georgetown), 8-2
Michele Stanford-Amanda Murray (Furman) def. Christina Riley-Casey Dashiell (UNCW), 8-4
Katherine Oudin-Olivia Maurice (Furman) def. Christina Lee-Angie Sekely (UNCW), 8-4
Katherine Oudin-Olivia Maurice (Furman) def. Samantha Martin-Alexandra Landers (Georgetown), 8-4