CHARLESTON, S.C. - Charleston Southern won three singles matches on Monday, but ultimately fell to Campbell 4-3 at the Buccaneer Tennis Complex.
The Buccaneers (4-5) were unable to secure the doubles point as Campbell (7-6). Kimberley Koerner and Filippa Ericson were the only CSU pair to win in doubles as the Camels won the top two courts in the early advantage.
The Bucs took the lead in singles with Tiffany Pyritz and Michelle Schmitz winning in straight sets. With CSU leading 2-1, Campbell's Lea Cutura tied the match with a two set win over her own. The Camels won the next two matches to clinch the victory.
Flippa Ericson went to three sets in a hard fought match, but she was CSU's third singles winner as she won her match 7-5, 1-6, 6-1.
Campbell 4, Charleston So. 3
1. REGEN, Lou (CAM) def. MAN, Madalina (CSU-W) 7-5, 6-4
2. ERICSON, Filippa (CSU-W) def. CASTILLO, Ana (CAM) 7-5, 1-6, 6-1
3. CUTURA, Lea (CAM) def. KOERNER, Kimberley (CSU-W) 7-5, 6-1
4. SCHMITZ, Michelle (CSU-W) def. PONS, Lucile (CAM) 6-1, 7-5
5. PYRITZ, Tiffany (CSU-W) def. NICOARA, Alexandra (CAM) 6-3, 6-2
6. ROUSTAN, Pauline (CAM) def. WILLIAMS, Liz (CSU-W) 2-6, 6-1, 6-4
1. CASTILLO, Ana/REGEN, Lou (CAM) def. MAN, Madalina/PYRITZ, Tiffany (CSU-W) 7-5
2. PONS, Lucile/CUTURA, Lea (CAM) def. SCHMITZ, Michelle/WILLIAMS, Liz (CSU-W) 6-4
3. ERICSON, Filippa/KOERNER, Kimberley (CSU-W) def. RAMON, Inma/BOADA, Isabel (CAM) 6-2
Match Notes: Order of finish: Doubles (3,1,2); Singles (5,4,3,6,1,2)
News & Notes
- Ericson and Schmitz each won their fifth singles wins of the season
- Filippa Ericson and Kimberley Koerner picked up their team-leading sixth doubles win on the year
- Ericson also won her second straight match in three sets.
The Buccaneers will host as Gardner-Webb in Charleston for a Saturday afternoon Big South match. First serve is set for 1 p.m. from the Buccaneer Tennis Complex.