APRIL 9, 1998
DURHAM, NC — The Florida State women’s tennis was defeated by Duke Universiy 8-1 on Thursday. FSU’s record now stands at 10-10 on the season and 1-6 in the ACC.
The Lady Seminoles were swept in singles play, but managed to pick up a victory at No. 3 doubles when Ali Webber and Helena Karlsson defeated Laura Zifer and Ellen McCance 8-3.
The Lady Seminoles now travel to Chapel Hill to face the University of North Carolina in a 2:00 p.m. match.
Florida State 1 Duke 8
Singles: No. 1 Vanessa Webb (DU) d. Nanette Duxin (FSU) 6-1, 6-0;
No. 2 Kristin Sanderson (DU) d. Ali Webber (FSU) 6-2, 6-0;
No. 3 Karen Goldstein (DU) d. Kia Asberg (FSU) 6-3, 6-0;
No. 4 Kathy Sell (DU) d. Sasha Hanna (FSU) 7-5, 6-3;
No. 5 Laura Zifer (DU) d. Kylie Thompson (FSU) 6-3, 6-3;
No. 6 Ellen McCance (DU) d. Helena Karlsson (FSU) 6-4, 6-4
No. 1 Webb, Goldstein (DU) d. Duxin, Thompson 8-2;
No. 2 Sanderson, Sell (DU) d. Hanna, Asberg (FSU) 8-5;
No. 3 Weber, Karlsson (FSU) d. Zifer, McCance (DU) 8-3
Florida State (10-10; 1-6 in ACC)