GSW Blanks Tuskegee in Home Opener

GSW Blanks Tuskegee in Home Opener

AMERICUS - The Georgia Southwestern tennis teams opened the home portion of their 2012 schedules with a clean sweep of Tuskegee University at the Susan K. Smith Tennis Complex on Sunday afternoon  


The Georgia Southwestern women's tennis team rolled past the Golden Tigers, 9-0, on Sunday afternoon in non-conference action.

The Lady Hurricanes (2-0) tallied a 96-24 advantage in games won against TU.

Carly Cangelosi dropped only three games at No. 1 singles and Melinda Vansant lost a team-low total of two games over her two victories (No. 6 singles and No. 3 doubles). 

Singles competition
1. Carly Cangelosi (GSW-W) def. Shaneka Knight (TUSK) 6-1, 6-2
2. Kalie Douberly (GSW-W) def. Jazmine Scott (TUSK) 6-2, 6-4
3. Mollie McGowan (GSW-W) def. Sunny Willoughby (TUSK) 6-2, 6-2
4. Victoria Ondo (GSW-W) def. Cheryl Dixon (TUSK) 6-1, 6-0
5. Ginny Jones (GSW-W) def. Jessica McGee (TUSK) 6-1, 6-0
6. Melinda Vansant (GSW-W) def. Tramaine Creighton (TUSK) 6-1, 6-0
Doubles competition
1. Carly Cangelosi/Victoria Ondo (GSW-W) def. Shaneka Knight/Jazmine Scott (TUSK) 8-5
2. Ginny Jones/Mollie McGowan (GSW-W) def. Sunny Willoughby/Cheryl Dixon (TUSK) 8-2
3. Kalie Douberly/Melinda Vansant (GSW-W) def. Tramaine Creighton/Jessica McGee (TUSK) 8-1



The Georgia Southwestern men's tennis team had little trouble getting past Tuskegee University on Sunday afternoon in non-conference action.

Joseph Bjerregaard and Yvan Ruelle won in both singles and doubles for GSW.

Jake Koonce did not lose a game in his victory at No. 6 singles for the Hurricanes and teammates Matt Vansant and Valentin Demande were just as perfect in their 8-0 win at No. 2 doubles.

GSW (2-1) improved to 27-0 in matches against against TU over the past three seasons.

Singles competition
1. Stephen Moore (GSW-M) def. David Mohammed (TUSK) 5-4, retired
2. Joseph Bjerregaard (GSW-M) def. Elijah Pugh (TUSK) 3-0, retired
3. Yvan Ruelle (GSW-M) def. Gabriel Byrd (TUSK) 6-4, 6-0
4. Chris Eastwood (GSW-M) def. Andrew Knight (TUSK) 6-1, 6-1
5. Ryan Bartz (GSW-M) def. Bobby Smith (TUSK) 6-1, 6-0
6. Jake Koonce (GSW-M) def. Kyle Spencer (TUSK) 6-0, 6-0
Doubles competition
1. Joseph Bjerregaard/Yvan Ruelle (GSW-M) def. Gabriel Byrd/David Mohammed (TUSK) 8-4
2. Matt Vansant/Valentin Demande (GSW-M) def. Elijah Pugh/Bobby Smith (TUSK) 8-0
3. Ignacio Donnet/Evgeniy Vinogradov (GSW-M) def. Andrew Knight/Kyle Spencer (TUSK) 8-1


Both GSW teams travel to Valdosta State on Saturday for a 1 p.m. match with the Blazers.