March 14, 1998
TALLAHASSEE, FL–The Florida State women’s tennis team lost 6-3 today in
an ACC match versus Wake Forest University at Scott Speicher Tennis Center.
With the loss, the Lady Seminoles dropped to 6-7 on the season.
The Lady Seminoles captured victories at the No. 1 and No. 2 positions
with Ali Weber and Nanette Duxin winning, respectively. Weber won easily
6-2, 6-2 over Nicola Kaiwai, while Duxin defeated Lile Aydin 7-5, 7-6.
Wake Forest captured the victory in singles matches at No. 3 through No. 6.
Mariel Verban defeated Helena Karlsson 6-0, 6-1 at No. 3. Sasha Hanna,
Natalie Carratala and Kylie Thompson rounded out the singles line-up for
The lone victory in doubles play was at the No. 2 position. Duxin and
Carratala defeated Aydin and Mariel Verban 9-7. Hanna and Thompson lost to
the doubles team of Kaiwai and Dorothey Kurz 9-8 at No. 1, while Weber and
Karlsson lost to Anne Marie Milton and Ullring 8-4 at No. 3.