MARTIN, Tenn. – Austin Peay State University women’s tennis team tallied four wins in their final fall event at Saturday's UT Martin Halloween Open.
Senior Andra Cornea got a singles victory, defeating Sarah Candeloro, 3-6, 6-3, 10-1 in tournament-formatted play before losing to the Skyhawks Ivon Simic, 6-4, 6-2.
Junior Vanessa Tavares also got a solid victory against Jessica Silva, 6-3, 7-5. Tavares’ win came after losing her first match to UT Martin’s Burcu Tari, 6-2, 6-3.
In doubles, Cornea and junior Ornella Di Salvo were a dominant duo, picking up a pair of wins. The duo defeated Candeloro and Katie McCall, 8-3, in opening round play before defeating Simic and Silva in the second round, 8-5.
The tournament concludes Austin Peay’s fall schedule. The Lady Govs return to action against Chattanooga, Jan. 20.