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UCF Hands Furman 5-2 Loss

Margaret Boyette
Margaret Boyette

ORLANDO, FLA. – The UCF women's tennis team handed Furman a 5-2 loss Saturday at the UCF Tennis Complex in Orlando, Fla. 

Furman won two out of three doubles matches to open the match.  Senior Michele Stanford and junior Amanda Murray combined for an 8-7 victory over Courtney Griffith and Caroline Eberhart in the number two spot, while the duo of junior Margaret Boyette and sophomore Kelly Sullivan topped Jenna Doerfler and Sofia Baptista, 8-6, at number three to clinch the point for the Paladins.  UCF's Genevieve Lorbergs and Josephine Haraldson recorded an 8-3 win over senior Lauren Kline and sophomore Alex Moreno-Kaste at number one doubles.

The Knights won five out of six singles matches, as Lorbergs defeated #86 Kline, 5-7, 7-6, 6-2 at number one, and Doerfler bested junior Katherine Oudin, 6-4, 6-2, in the second singles match-up.  At number three singles, Haraldson came from behind to defeat Moreno-Kaste, 2-6, 6-3, 6-2.  Murray recorded a first-set win, 6-3, at number four, before Eberhart put together back-to-back set wins, 6-1, 6-4, for the victory.  Baptista recorded a 7-5, 7-5 win over Sullivan at number five.

Boyette added to the Paladin total, defeating Clare Mendell, 6-1, 6-2, in the sixth singles match.

Furman (1-2) will face Troy Sunday at 10 a.m. in Orlando. 


UCF 5, Furman 2
Feb 09, 2013 at Orlando, Fla. (UCF Tennis Complex)

Singles competition

1. Genevieve Lorbergs (UCF) def. #68 Lauren Kline (FUR) 5-7, 7-6, 6-2

2. Jenna Doerfler (UCF) def. Katherine Oudin (FUR) 6-4, 6-2

3. Josephine Haraldson (UCF) def. Alex Moreno-Kaste (FUR) 2-6, 6-3, 6-2

4. Caroline Eberhart (UCF) def. Amanda Murray (FUR) 3-6, 6-1, 6-4

5. Sofia Baptista (UCF) def. Kelly Sullivan (FUR) 7-5, 7-5

6. Margaret Boyette (FUR) def. Clare Mendell (UCF) 6-1, 6-2


Doubles competition

1. Genevieve Lorbergs/Josephine Haraldson (UCF) def. Lauren Kline/Alex Moreno-Kaste (FUR) 8-3

2. Michele Stanford/Amanda Murray (FUR) def. Courtney Griffith/Caroline Eberhart (UCF) 8-7

3. Margaret Boyette/Kelly Sullivan (FUR) def. Jenna Doerfler/Sofia Baptista (UCF) 8-6


Match Notes

Furman 1-2

UCF 5-1