Maryland Women's Tennis Wins Home Opener

Feb. 2, 2003

COLLEGE PARK, Md. - The University of Maryland women's tennis team won its home opener against Georgetown. The Terps swept both singles and doubles competition in the 7-0 win over the Lady Hoyas.

On the singles end, junior co-captain Emily Marker (Ann Arbor, Mich.) defeated Liora Gelblum at No. 1 singles. Freshman Ramona But (Timisoara, Romania) also notched a 6-1, 6-4 win over Lady Hoya Lydia Bartell.

Senior co-captain Marta Jedrzejak (Sieradz, Poland) handed Trina Snow a 6-2, 6-2 loss at the No. 3 singles spot, while freshman Jennifer Dent also cruised to a 6-4, 6-1 victory.

Freshman Andreea Fusea (Bucharest, Romania) and junior Chloe Chavardes (St. Nomlabreteche, France) were equally impressive in their straight set wins over their opponents.

Maryland gears up for double-header action this weekend as the Terps host Old Dominion on Feb. 8 and American on Feb. 9 at the Tennis Center at College Park. Both matches are scheduled to begin at 11 a.m.

Maryland 7, Georgetown 0

No. 1 Emily Marker (MD) def. Liora Gelblum (GU), 6-1, 6-2
No. 2 Ramona But (MD) def. Lydia Bartell (GU), 6-1, 6-4
No. 3 Marta Jedrzejak (MD) def. Trina Snow (GU), 6-2, 6-2
No. 4 Jennifer Dent (MD) def. Jordan Botjer (GU), 6-4, 6-1
No. 5 Andreea Fusea (MD) def. Monisha Ghia (GU), 6-1, 6-3
No. 6 Chloe Chavardes (MD) def. Stephanie Sutton (GU), 6-1, 6-1

No. 1 Marker/But (MD) def. Bartell/Snow (GU), 8-1
No. 2 Dent/Fusea (MD) def. Jordan/Ghia (GU), 8-3
No. 3 Jedrzejak/Chavardes (MD) def. Gelblum/Sutton (GU), 8-0