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App State Women’s Tennis Swept by Troy

App State women’s tennis closed the weekend with a 4-0 loss to Troy Sunday.

In doubles action, Helena Jansen and Ellie Murphy were edged 6-4 at the No. 1 court while Virginia Poggi and Olwyn Ryan-Bovey fell 6-2 at the No. 2 doubles position.

In singles play, the Trojans (9-12, 4-6 SBC) clinched the win at singles courts 3 and 4. The Mountaineers (5-13, 3-6 SBC) were up in two of the three unfinished singles matches when the match was called.

At singles No. 1, Jansen was up 6-2, 4-1. Ryan-Bovey was up 7-5, 1-0 at the No. 4 singles position and Brooke Gruber was tied 3-3 in her second set at singles No. 5.

The Mountaineers will close their regular season with two road matches. On Thursday, they will visit Charleston Southern before traveling to Georgia Southern on Saturday at 10 a.m.

Troy 4, App State 0

Singles competition
1. Anastasiia Khokhlova (TROY) vs. Helena Jansen (APP) 2-6, 1-4, unfinished
2. Michelle Ncube (TROY) def. Ellie Murphy (APP) 6-3, 6-2
3. Hagar Amin (TROY) def. Virginia Poggi (APP) 6-2, 6-3
4. Olivia Elliott (TROY) vs. Olwyn Ryan-Bovey (APP) 5-7, 0-1, unfinished
5. Franziska Ahrend (TROY) vs. Brooke Gruber (APP) 6-4, 3-3, unfinished
6. Andrea Widing (TROY) def. No player (APP), by forfeit

Doubles competition
1. Anastasiia Khokhlova/Andrea Widing (TROY) def. Helena Jansen/Ellie Murphy (APP) 6-4
2. Michelle Ncube/Hagar Amin (TROY) def. Virginia Poggi/Olwyn Ryan-Bovey (APP) 6-2
3. Olivia Elliott/Franziska Ahrend (TROY) def. No player/No player (APP), by forfeit

Match Notes:
App State 5-13, 3-6 SBC
Troy 9-12, 4-6 SBC
Order of finish: Doubles (1,2); Singles (2,3)