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Furman Women's Tennis Competes At Duke Bonk Invite

Ansley Speaks
Ansley Speaks

GREENVILLE, S.C. -- The Furman women's tennis team competed at the Duke Bonk Invite in Cary, N.C. this weekend. 

Paladin freshman Katarina Weymouth defeated Amanda Rebol of N.C. State, 6-3, 6-2, in the blue singles draw, while junior Ansley Speaks downed Florida's Spender Liang, 6-4, 2-6, 6-4 and won over Maggie Kane of North Carolina, 6-1, 6-1 in the royal singles draw.

The duo teamed up to beat Cassie Mercer and Maci Epstein of Virginia, 8-1, in the round robin doubles competition.

The Paladins play host to Alabama, Clemson, Florida State, Iowa, South Carolina, Tennessee, and Vanderbilt at the Furman Fall Classic Sept. 25-27 in Greenville, S.C.

Julie Paré, Furman Sports Information


Complete Furman Results:

Duke Bonk Invite

Blue Singles

Ellyse Hamlin (Duke) def. Katarina Weymouth (Furman), 6-3, 6-2

Kendal Woodard (GT) def. Katarina Weymouth (Furman), 7-5, 6-0

Katarina Weymouth (Furman) def. Amanda Rebol (NCSU), 6-3, 6-2


Royal Singles

Ansley Speaks (Furman) def. Spencer Liang (UF), 6-4, 2-6, 6-4

Ansley Speaks (Furman) def. Maggie Kane (UNC), 6-1, 6-1

Jessica Ho (Duke) def. Ansley Speaks (Furman), 6-4, 4-6, 6-1


Doubles - Round Robin Group 3

Samantha Harris/Kaitlyn McCarthy (Duke) def. Ansley Speaks/Katarina Weymouth (Furman): 8-5

Belinda Woolcock/Kourtney Keegan (UF) def. Ansley Speaks/Katarina Weymouth (Furman): 8-4

Ansley Speaks/Katarina Weymouth (Furman) def. Cassie Mercer/Maci Epstein (UVA): 8-1