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No. 2 Lady Senators defeat Emory, 5-4

MONTGOMERY, Ala. ---- The No. 2 Auburn University at Montgomery women's tennis team earned a 5-4 victory over Emory University, the No. 3 ranked NCAA Division III team, Sunday at the AUM Tennis Complex.

With the win, the Lady Senators improved to 2-0 on the season, while the Lady Eagles dropped to 0-2.

In doubles plays, AUM won at both the No. 1 and No. 2 positions. The duo of junior Kveta Hajkova and freshman Jade Curtis rolled at the top spot, 8-0, over the tandem of Zahra Dawson and Lorne McManigle. At the No. 2 position, junior Ana Veselinovic and sophomore Morgane Zowczak outlasted Gabrielle Clark and Jordan Wiley, 9-8 (9-7).

In singles play, the Lady Senators picked up wins from Hajkova at the No. 2 position, Zowczak at the No. 3 spot and Veselinovic at the No. 4 position to earn the 5-4 win.

AUM will return to action on Wednesday, Feb. 16, when it hosts West Florida at 1 p.m.

COMPLETE RESULTS

Singles

1. Gabrielle Clark (EMORY) def. #9 Jade Curtis (AUM) 7-5, 4-6, 10-5

2. #27 Kveta Hajkova (AUM) def. Jordan Wylie (EMORY) 6-1, 7-6 (7-2)

3. #26 Morgane Zowczak (AUM) def. Lorne McManigle (EMORY) 6-3, 6-4

4. #3 Ana Veselinovic (AUM) def. Malvika Padmanabhan (EMORY) 6-2, 6-2

5. Taylor Brandt (EMORY) def. #15 Alina Tseplukhova (AUM) 6-3, 5-7, 10-8

6. No player (EMORY) def. No player (AUM), by default

Doubles

1. #3 Jade Curtis/Kveta Hajkova (AUM) def. Zahra Dawson/Lorne McManigle (EMORY) 8-0

2. #4 Ana Veselinovic/Morgane Zowczak (AUM) def. Jordan Wylie/Gabrielle Clark (EMORY) 9-8 (9-7)

3. No player/No player (EMORY) def. No player/No player (AUM), by default

INFORMATION SOURCE: AUM ATHLETICS

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