UTC Women Post Doubles, Singles Win At Austin Peay Fall Tennis Classic

Saturday, September 14, 2019
The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga women’s tennis team completed competition at the Austin Peay Fall Classic in Clarksville, Tenn., today.  UTC posted a win in doubles and singles in Saturday’s play.

Sophomore Polina Goloputova scored a (6-4, 6-4) victory against UT Martin’s Mizuri Sakurai in the Flight 1 consolation semifinals.  She lost in the finals of the backdraw to Austin Peay’s Danielle Morris (6-3, 6-0). 

Goloputova and freshman Callie Billman teamed up for the doubles win.  They defeated the SEMO tandem of Tarajova and Barriga (6-3) in the Flight 1 backdraw semis.  They lost in the finals to Morris and Fabienne Schmidt of Austin Peay (6-4). 

Up next for the Mocs is the Alumni Match on Saturday, Sept.
21.  Former Mocs interested in competing should contact coach Chad Camper (chad-camper@utc.edu).  The team will be back on the court on Sept. 27-28 at the Central Arkansas Fall Invite in Conway, Ark. 

Singles
Danielle Morris (APSU) def. Bogdana Zaporozhets (UTC) def. – 6-3, 6-1
Fabienne Schmidt (APSU) def. Jessie Young (UTC) -6-4, 6-1
Polina Goloputova (UTC) def. Mizuri Sakurai (UTM) – 6-4, 6-4
Danielle Morris (APSU) def. Polina Goloputova (UTC) def. – 6-3, 6-0

Doubles
Polina Goloputova/Callie Billman (UTC) - Tarajova/Barriga SEMO – 6-3
Zonova/Sinha SEMO def. Polina Goloputova/Callie Billman (UTC) – 6-4
Schmidt/Morris (APSU) def. Bogdana Zaporozhets/Jessie Young (UTC) – 6-4

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