TUSCALOOSA, Ala – Florida State’s Millie Bissett, Anna Arkadianou and Olympe Lancelot earned singles wins on the first day of the Four-in-the-Fall tournament at the University of Alabama Tennis Stadium. The Seminoles’ three wins on the Day 1 of singles play are tied for the most (with Alabama) of the five teams playing in the event. Each of the five teams (Florida State, Alabama, Illinois, South Alabama and UAB) earned at least one singles win, with four of the five teams earning multiple wins of the 11 singles matches contested.
While no team scores are being tallied, the Seminoles are one of four teams in the five-team field that won at least three matches combined in both singles and doubles play.
Bissett won her Florida State debut with a 7-6 (6), 6-1 win over Luminita Tutunara of South Alabama.
Arkadianou and Lancelot, who helped lead the Seminoles to the round of 32 in the 2022 NCAA Tournament, also begin their fall seasons with victories. Arkadianou gained a 2-6, 7-6 (3), 10-7 win over Maggie White of UAB, while Lancelot earned a 6-4, 6-1 win over Tereza Dejnozkova of South Alabama.
Day 1 Singles Results
Mille Bissett (FSU) def. Luminita Tutunara (South Alabama), 7-6 (6), 6-1
Anna Parkhomenko (Alabama) def. Alice Amendola (FSU), 6-1, 3-6, 10-5
Anna Arkadianou (FSU) def. Maggie White (UAB), 2-6, 7-6 (3), 10-7
Olympe Lancelot (FSU) def. Tereza Dejnozkova (South Alabama), 6-4, 6-1
Mackenzie White (UAB) def. Cade Cricchio (FSU), 6-0, 6-1
Day 1 Doubles Results
Emily Casati/Kathryn Treiber (Illinois) def. Millie Bissett/Olympe Lancelot (FSU), 6-4
Luminita Tutunara/Elysia Pool (South Alabama) def. Alice Amendola/Anna Arkadianou (FSU), 6-2