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Terps Fall to No. 12 Florida State, 5-2, Despite Late Fight
Courtesy: Maryland Athletics
Release: 04/04/2008

April 4, 2008

Final Stats

COLLEGE PARK, Md. - The Maryland women's tennis team fell to No. 12 Florida State, 5-2, Friday afternoon despite a late rally that included two matches going into third sets and two tiebreakers for the Terrapins.

After losing the first set, sophomore Lisa Miller fought to win her No. 4 match over FSU's Tapiwa Marobela, 3-6, 6-3, 7-5. Freshman Oksana Kruityenko held on to win her No. 6 match over Bonny Davidson, 6-2, 7-5 (4).

At the No. 1 position, junior co-captain Michal Amir, ranked No. 121 nationally, lost in a tiebreaker, 6-1, 7-6 (4), to Lauren MacFarlane, who is ranked No. 72 nationally.

The Terps claimed one doubles point with Amir and Miller defeating Katie Rybakova and Ania Rynarzewska, 8-3, at the No. 1 doubles spot.

The Terrapins will close out their home season Sunday morning with a match against No. 11 Miami. The match will take place at 10 a.m. at the Tennis Center at College Park.

Florida State 5, Maryland 2

1. Amir/Miller (MD) def. Rybakova/Rynarzewska (FSU), 8-3
2. Wente/MacFarlane (FSU) def. Lundmark/Huschke (MD), 8-5
3. Walter/Marobela (FSU) def. MacKeever/Krutiyenko (MD), 8-2
Order of Finish: 3,1,2

1. MacFarlane (FSU) def. Amir (MD), 6-1, 7-6 (4)
2. Rybakova (FSU) def. Lundmark (MD), 6-2, 6-3
3. Walter (FSU) def. MacKeever (MD), 6-4, 6-1
4. Miller (MD) def. Marobela (FSU), 3-6, 6-3, 7-5
5. Suess (FSU) def. Huschke (MD), 4-6, 6-2, 3-0, ret.
6. Krutiyenko (MD) def. Davidson (FSU), 6-2, 7-5 (4)
Order of Finish: 2,3,6,1,5,4

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