September 17, 2021

Buckeyes in Action at Furman


COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Ohio State women’s tennis team opened the campaign at the Debbie Southern Furman Fall Classic in Greenville, S.C., Friday through Sunday. The Buckeyes posted seven singles wins in the tournament, including freshmen Shelly Bereznyak, Sydni Ratliff and Dani Schoenly each picking up their first collegiate victory.

Day One (Friday)

Freshman Sydni Ratliff, a native of Columbus and a Columbus Academy graduate, earned her first collegiate win as she defeated Clemson’s Sophia Hatton, 6-2, 6-3.

Rookie Dani Schoenly, from Powell, Ohio, and Olentangy Liberty High School, was also a winner in her first collegiate match, as she topped Maddie McKee of Mississippi State, 6-2, 6-4.

Sophomore Maddie Atway picked up a straight-set singles victory, downing Karolina Berankova of Duke.

In her first match in the Scarlet and Gray, freshman Shelly Bereznyak faced No. 28-ranked Chloe Beck of Duke, falling 6-2, 6-4.

Day Two (Saturday)

Freshman Shelly Bereznyak, from Bat Yam, Israel, posted her first collegiate win, as she defeated North Carolina’s Alle Sanford in straight sets in Flight 3.

In Flight 6, Sydni Ratliff posted a second straight win, rallying to defeat Mississippi State’s Chloe Cirotte, 4-6, 6-3, 6-3.

Day Three (Sunday)

Shelly Bereznyak posted a second straight win in Flight 3, rallying for a three-set win. Madeline Atway posted her second win of the weekend, as she topped Clemson’s Samantha Buyckx in three sets in Flight 9. Sydni Ratliff fell in three sets in the Flight 6 final to Brooke Killingsworth of Wake Forest.

Debbie Southern Fall Classic
Greenville, S.C.

Singles 3
9/17 – No. 28 Chloe Beck (Duke) def. Shelly Bereznyak (OSU), 6-2, 6-4
9/18 – Shelly Bereznyak (OSU) def. Alle Sanford (UNC), 6-2, 7-5
9/19 – Shelly Bereznyak (OSU) def. Magda Adaloglou (MSU), 4-6, 6-4, 6-1

Singles 6
9/17 – Sydni Ratliff (OSU) def. Sophia Hatton (CU), 6-2, 6-3
9/18 – Sydni Ratliff (OSU) def. Chloe Cirotte (MSU), 4-6, 6-3, 6-3
9/19 – Brooke Killingsworth (Wake) def. Sydni Ratliff (OSU), 6-7, 7-5, 6-2

Singles 9
9/17 – Madeline Atway (OSU) def. Karolina Berankova (Duke), 6-3, 7-6 (7)
9/18 – Eléonora Molinaro (Tenn.) def. Madeline Atway (OSU), 6-3, 6-3
9/19 – Madeline Atway (OSU) def. Samantha Buyckx (Clemson), 5-7, 6-4 7-5

Singles 12
9/17 – Dani Schoenly (OSU) def. Maddie McKee (MSU), 6-2, 6-4
9/18 – Simran Kortikere (Texas) def. Dani Schoenly (OSU), 6-3, 6-4
9/19 – Sophia Sassoli (GT) def. Dani Schoenly (OSU), 6-3, 6-3

Doubles 3
Round 1
9/17 – Georgia Drummy/Emma Jackson (Duke) def. Sydni Ratliff/Madeline Atway (OSU), 6-4
9/17 – No. 38 Ana Campana/Carolyn Campana (Wake) def. Sydni Ratliff/Madeline Atway (OSU), 7-5
9/18 – Sara Snyder/Ellie Schulson (FU) def. Sydni Ratliff/Madeline Atway (OSU), 6-1

Doubles 5
Round 1
9/17 – Maddie Lynch/Mia Ahmad (Wake) def. Shelly Berenznyak/Dani Schoenly (OSU), 6-3
9/17 – Chloe Narboni/Lindsay Tulenko (USC) def. Shelly Berenznyak/ Dani Schoenly (OSU), 6-4
9/18 – Kylie Duckworth/Eléonora Molinaro (Tenn.) def. Shelly Berenznyak/Dani Schoenly, 6-4