September 21, 2018

Buckeyes in action at Debbie Southern Fall Classic

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Sept. 23, 2018

Buckeyes at the Debbie Southern Fall Classic

COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Ohio State women’s tennis team competed in the Debbie Southern Fall Classic hosted by Furman in Greenville, S.C., this weekend. Highlighting the tournament was Luna Dormet winning her singles flight and pairing with Danielle Wolf to capture their doubles flight.

On the first day of competition the Buckeyes shined in the doubles matches. Redshirt sophomore Shiori Fukuda and freshman Isabelle Boulais played their first doubles match together, first taking down Wake Forest’s Davis/Carter, 8-3, and then finishing off Florida State’s Touly/Salas, 8-7 (7-3). The doubles victories continued for the Buckeyes when redshirt junior Wolf and sophomore Dormet defeated Wake Forest’s Meredith/Zalewski, 8-1, and posted a victory over Clemson’s Miller/Riley, 8-6.

In singles Friday, Wolf downed Duke’s Ema Lazic in straight sets, 6-2, 6-4 and Dormet defeated Florida State’s Ariana Rahmanparast in Flight 8.

Saturday, Wolf and Dormet secured a win over Furman’s Kerman/Melville 8-6, clinching Flight 4 of doubles. Dormet and Hurley also claimed singles victories in their respective flights.

Sunday, the Buckeyes had a Furman takedown as Dormet defeated Taylor Melville in Flight 8, Wolf took down Furman’s Georgie Walker in Flight 7 and Boulais prevailed over Katty Weymouth in Flight 3.

Rohrabacher of South Carolina edged Mary Beth Hurley in Flight 6 and Nihalani of Wake Forest defeated Andrea Ballinger in Flight 9.

Results:

Debbie Southern Classic

Greenville, S.C.

Sept. 21-23, 2018

 

Singles

Flight 1

No. 67 Kenya Jones (Georgia Tech) def. No. 75 Shiori Fukuda (Ohio State), 2-6, 7-5, 6-2

Consolation: Emma Davis (Wake Forest) def. Shiori Fukuda (Ohio State), 6-4, 2-6, 6-1

 

Flight 3

Mia Horrit (South Carolina) def. Isabelle Boulais (Ohio State), 6-3, 6-3

Consolation:  Ana Oparenovic (Florida State) def. Isabelle Boulais (Ohio State), 6-3, 6-4

Consolation final: Isabelle Boulais (Ohio State) def. Katty Weymouth (Furman), 7-5, 6-1

 

Flight 6

Victoria Flores (Georgia Tech) def. Mary Beth Hurley (Ohio State), 4-6, 6-0, 6-2

Consolation: Mary Beth Hurley (Ohio State) def. Joanna Zalewski (Wake Forest), 6-1, 6-3

Consolation final: Rachel Rohrabacher (South Carolina) def. Mary Beth Hurley (Ohio State), 6-7 (4), 6-4, 6-4

 

Flight 7

Danielle Wolf (Ohio State) def. Emma Lazic (Duke), 6-2, 6-4

Sara Lizariturry (Mississippi State) def. Danielle Wolf (Ohio State), 6-4, 6-1

Danielle Wolf (Ohio State) def. Georgie Walker (Furman), 6-2,6-4

 

Flight 8

Luna Dormet (Ohio State) def. Ariana Rahmanparast (Florida State), 6-1, 7-6

Luna Dormet (Ohio State) def. Carol Elizabeth Kerman (Furman), 6-4, 7-5

Luna Dormet (Ohio State) def. Taylor Melville (Furman), 2-6, 6-2, 6-4

 

Flight 9

Andrea Ballinger (Ohio State) def. Laura Marti (Clemson), 6-3, 6-7, 6-4

Laurn Gish (Vanderbilt) def. Andrea Ballinger (Ohio State), 6-1, 6-4

Consolation final: Saby Nihalani (Wake Forest) def. Andrea Ballinger (Ohio State), 7-6, 6-0

 

Doubles

Flight 1

Fukuda/Boulais (Ohio State) def. Davis/Carter (Wake Forest), 8-3

Fukuda/Boulais (Ohio State) def. Touly/Salas (Florida State), 8-5

Horvit/Martins (South Carolina) def. Fukuda/Boulais (Ohio State), 8-4

 

Flight 4

Dormet/Wolf (Ohio State) def. Meredith/Zalewski (Wake Forest), 8-1

Dormet/Wolf (Ohio State) def. Miller/Riley (Clemson), 8-6

Dormet/Wolf (Ohio State) def. Kerman/Melville (Furman), 8-6

 

Flight 5

Ballinger/Hurley (Ohio State) def. Angyalosy/Marti (Clemson), 8-3

Poluta-Texas/Gish (Vanderbuilt) def. Ballinger/Hurley (Ohio State), 8-3

Borders/Hyche (Furman) def. Ballinger/Hurley (Ohio State), 8-6