Feb. 28, 1998
COLLEGE PARK, Md. – The Florida State women’s tennis team dropped it’s match to the
University of Maryland, 5-4, on Saturday at College Park, Maryland. For
the Seminoles, it was their third 5-4 loss in a row to an ACC foe. With
the loss the women’s record falls to 2-5 and 0-3 in the ACC.
Winners on the day at singles were Kia Asberg who defeated Thea Ivanisvec
in three sets 2-6, 6-1, 6-0 and Helena Karlsson who beat Chrissie Terril
6-2, 6-4. Florida State took two of three doubles, but the team of Sasha
Hanna and Asberg couldn’t defeat Meg Griffin and Lorraine Bittles at No. 1
doubles to win the match.
Florida State plays again on Sunday when they travel to Charlottesville
to play the University of Virginia in ACC play at 10:00 a.m.
Maryland 5, Florida State 4
No. 1 Griffin (UM) d. Weber (FSU) 6-2, 6-3;
No. 2 Bittle d. Duxin 6-0, 6-4;
No. 3 Asberg (FSU) d. Ivanisevic (UM) 2-6, 6-1, 6-0;
No. 4 Karlsson(FSU) d. Terril (UM) 6-2, 6-4;
No. 5 Walkowitz (UM) d. Carratala (FSU) 6-1, 6-1;
No. 6 Pavelko (UM) d. Hanna (FSU) 6-2, 6-4.
No. 1 Griffin, Bittles (UM) d. Hanna, Asberg (FSU) 8-2;
No. 2 Carratala, Duxin (FSU) d. Terril, Walkowitz (UM) 8-5;
No. 3 Weber, Karlsson (FSU) d. Ivanisevic, Pavelko (UM) 8-3