Oct. 16, 2009
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The University of Iowa’s women’s tennis team finished day one at the Seminole Quad Tournament. The Hawkeyes recorded two doubles victories and a singles victory.
Sonja Molnar and Lynne Poggensee-Wei defeated Chrissie Seredni and Maria Vallasciani of FIU, 8-3. Jessica Young and Kelcie Klockenga also continued their winning streak by recording a win over Mariana Muci and Magali Holt of FIU, 8-5. Merel Beelen and Zuzi Chmelarova fell to Priscilla Castillo and Maria Spenceley of FIU, 8-5.
Lynne Poggensee-Wei was the only Hawkeye to record a win in singles competition. Poggensee-Wei defeated Myrthe Moleveld of Auburn, 7-5, 7-5.
Doubles competition will resume Saturday morning at 9 a.m. and singles competition is set to start shortly after 1 p.m.
Fani Chifchieva (AUB) def. Sonja Molnar (Iowa) 4-6, 7-6 (2), 6-0
Lynne Poggensee-Wei (IOWA) def. Myrthe Moleveld (AUB) 7-5, 7-5
Daniela Vukadinovic (AUB) def. Zuzi Chmelarova (IOWA) 6-1, 6-7, 6-3
Caroline Thornton (AUB) def. Alexis Dorr (IOWA) 4-6, 6-1, 6-3
Paulina Schippers (AUB) def. Jessica Young (IOWA) 7-5, 6-4
Jill Hasteriath (AUB) def. Kelcie Klockenga (IOWA) 6-2, 6-1
Doubles Sonja Molnar/Lynne Poggensee-Wei (Iowa) def. Chrissie Seredni/Maria Vallasciani (FIU) 8-3
Priscilla Castillo/Maria Spenceley (FIU) def. Merel Beelen/Zuzi Chmelarova (Iowa) 8-5
Jessica Young/Kelcie Klockenga (Iowa) def. Mariana Muci/Magali Holt (FIU) 8-5