North Miami Beach, FL. - The road to defend your crown is usually filled with trials and tribulations. On Friday afternoon, that's exactly what the ASA College-Miami women's team experienced after they eventually managed to take down the #2 ranked Manatees.
At the conclusion of doubles play ASA trailed SCF 1-2 with ASA's only win coming at #3 doubles.
The final match was at 4 singles between Siri Victorsson and Mialiniaina Rakotondrazafy. Victorsson won the match and clinched the victory for ASA. The match ended at approximately 6:45pm.
The biggest upset of the day came at #1 singles, when #7 ranked Yuliana Munroy took down the number one singles player in the country - Maria Medina.
Next up for the Lady Storm is No. 7 Eastern Florida State College. Match is set for 10:00am at home on January 28.
- #7 Yuliana Munroy (ASA-Miami) def. #1 Maria Medina (SCF) 6-4, 7-6 (5)
- #16 Iulia Sergheeva (SCF) def. #15 Emily Da Silva Chang (ASA-Miami) 6-1, 6-4
- #23 Rhoda Tanui (SCF) def. Dugleisy Linarez (ASA-Miami) 7-5, 6-4
- Siri Victorsson (ASA-Miami) def. #31 Mialiniaina Rakotondrazafy (SCF) 7-5, 5-7, 6-4
- Lisa Khamassi (ASA-Miami) def. Maria Zubkova (SCF) 6-2, 7-6 (1)
- Maria Delgadillo (ASA-Miami) def. Maminiaina Rakotondrazafy (SCF) 6-4, 6-4
- #1 Maria Medina/Iulia Sergheeva (SCF) def. #13 Yuliana Munroy/Emily Da Silva Chang (ASA-Miami) 8-6
- Rhoda Tanui/Mialiniaina Rakotondrazafy (SCF) def. Jeung Yang/Dugleisy Linarez (ASA-Miami) 8-5
- Siri Victorsson/Lisa Khamassi (ASA-Miami) def. Maria Zubkova/Maminiaina Rakotondrazafy (SCF) 8-1
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