March 15, 1998
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- The Florida State women's tennis team dropped a close match to North Carolina State 5-4 Sunday at the Scott Speicher Tennis Center in Tallahassee. FSU's record now stands at 6-8 on the season.
The Lady Seminoles split the opening singles matches with the Wolfpack at three each. Winners for FSU were No. 2 Nanette Duxin, No. 4 Sasha Hanna, and No. 6 Kylie Thompson.
In the doubles portion of the match, N.C. State clinched the winning taking two of three matches. The No. 3 doubles team of Ali Weber and Helena Karlsson were victorious 8-4 over Brie Glover and Francie Barragan. However, Kylie Thompson and Sasha Hanna lost at No. 1 doubles for FSU 7-9 to Blair Sutton and Nena Bonacic and No. 2 doubles Duxin and Natalie Carratala lost 4-8 to Marissa Gildemeister and Ramsey Roberts.
Florida State plays again on March 21st when they travel to Mobile to play South Alabama at 2:30 p.m.
Florida State 4 NC State 5
Singles: No. 1 Sutton (NCSU) d. Weber (FSU) 1-6, 1-6; No. 2 Duxin (FSU) d. Bonacic (NCSU) 6-4, 6-7, 6-4; No. 3 Gildemeister (NCSU) d. Asberg (FSU) 2-6, 6-1, ret.; No. 4 Hanna (FSU) d. Roberts (NCSU) 6-7, 6-2, 6-3; No. 5 Glover (NCSU) d. Carratala (FSU) 6-1, 6-2; No. 6 Thompson (FSU) d. Barragan (NCSU) 6-1, 6-2 Doubles: No. 1 Sutton, Banacic (NCSU) d. Thompson, Hanna (FSU) 9-7; No. 2 Goldemeister, Roberts (NCSU) d. Duxin, Carratala (FSU) 8-4; No. 3 Weber, Karlsson (FSU) d. Glover, Barragan (NCSU) 8-4