Women’s tennis defeats South Florida and Tulane

A number four singles win by Kristin Rehse and a sweep of Tulane propelled Georgia State women’s tennis to two victories over the weekend. The Panthers pulled out a tight match vs. the South Florida Bulls at Piedmont Park by a final of 4-3. The team followed that up with a 4-0 sweep over the Green Wave.

The victories improve Georgia State’s record to 10-8 on the season. The Panthers have two more matches left at home this week before the Sun Belt championships from Apr. 16-19 in New Orleans.

Friday: 4-3 win over South Florida


Marcia Tere-Apisah and Masa Grgan (Georgia State) defeated Laura Agente Escamilla and Hailey Grillo (South Florida), 6-3

Linn Timmerman and Tarani Kamoe (Georgia State) defeated Olga Martinez and Vera Bessonova (South Florida), 6-4


Laura Agente Escamilla (South Florida) defeated Marcia Tere-Apisah (Georgia State), 6-2, 6-0

Chaimaa Roudami (Georgia State) defeated Hailey Grillo (South Florida), 6-3, 6-4

Olga Martinez (South Florida) defeated Niri Rasolomalala (Georgia State), 6-4, 6-1

Linn Timmerman (Georgia State) defeated Jessica Cortes Chaves (South Florida), 6-4, 6-4

Vera Bessonova (South Florida) defeated Masa Grgan, 6-4, 7-6

Kristin Rehse (Georgia State) defeated Juliana Cardoso (South Florida), 7-5, 5-7, 6-1

Sunday: 4-0 win over Tulane


Masa Grgan and Veronika Golanova (Georgia State) defeated Jacqui Katz and Ipek Birol (Tulane), 6-5

Niri Rasolomalala and Kristin Rehse (Georgia State) defeated Vanessa Nommensen and Nicky Stracar (Tulane), 6-4


Niri Rasolomalala (Georgia State) defeated Nicky Stracar (Tulane), 6-2, 6-0

Linn Timmerman (Georgia State) defeated Naz Karagoz (Tulane), 6-2, 7-5

Kristin Rehse (Georgia State) defeated Vanessa Nommensen (Tulane), 7-6, 6-3