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Women’s Tennis Wins Opener over Georgia Southern

FSU’s Ali Webber Upsets No. 35 Annita Buggins


Feb. 7, 1998


TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Sophomore women’s tennis player Ali Webber of Florida
State upset #35 nationally ranked Anita Buggins of Georgia Southern 6-4,
6-1 to lead Florida State to a 7-2 victory Saturday at the Scott Speicher
Tennis Center in Tallahassee.


The women clinched the match after winning five of the six singles
matches against the Eagles. The lone defeat in singles came at No. 3 where
Sasha Hanna fell in three sets to Isabella Kling 3-6, 7-6, 6-1.


In doubles play the Seminoles scored two points as the teams of Nanette
Duxin, Natalie Carratala and Webber and Helena Karlsson were both
victorious.


The next match for the Lady Seminoles is February 11th against in-state
rival the University of Florida at 4:00 p.m. in Gainesville.

Georgia Southern

Singles

Webber (FSU) d. #35 Buggins (GSU) 6-4, 6-1; Duxin (FSU) d. Wilms (GSU)
6-4, 6-4; Kling (GSU) d. Hanna (FSU) 3-6, 7-6, 6-1; Asberg (FSU) d. Boulle
(GSU) 6-1, 6-0; Karlsson (FSU) d. Brown (GSU) 6-1, 6-1; Carratala (FSU) d.
Biggers (GSU) 6-0, 6-1

Doubles

Buggins, Wilms (GSU) d. Thompson, Hanna (FSU) 8-5; Duxin, Carratala (FSU)
d. Boulle, Kling (GSU) 8-4; Webber, Karlsson (FSU) d. Brown, Biggers (GSU)
8-0



Final Score - FSU 7, GSU 2

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