Skip to main content Skip to footer
No. 28 Auburn falls at No. 10 Georgia to finish ITA Kick-Off
Jan. 25, 2015


#10 Georgia 4, #28 Auburn 0
Women's Singles Results
 No. 1 #19 Herring (UGA) def. #36 Burgmans (AU) 6-1, 6-3
 No. 2 Perez (UGA def. Flickinger (AU) 6-3, 6-7 (5), 6-3
 No. 3 #83 Garcia (UGA) def. Muller (AU) 6-4, 3-6, 6-2
 No. 4  Shaffer (UGA) vs. Dikosavljevic (AU) 6-0, 6-7 (8), 4-4, unfinished
 No. 5 #91 King (UGA) vs. de Man (AU) 6-5, unfinished
 No. 6 Pfeifler (AU) vs. Brinson (UGA) no result
 Order of Finish 1, 2, 3  
Women's Doubles Results
 No. 1 Herring/Perez (UGA) def. #3 Burgmans/Flickinger (AU) 6-4
 No. 2 Garcia/Kennedy (UGA) vs. Kucharova/de Man (AU) 5-5, unfinished
 No. 3 Brinson/King (UGA) def. Muller/Pfefiler (AU) 6-3
 Order of Finish 3, 1  

ATHENS, Ga. - No. 28 Auburn women's tennis battled tough but fell 4-0 to No. 10 Georgia in the championship match of the ITA Kick-Off Weekend at the Lindsey Hopkins Indoor Facility on Sunday.

After dropping the doubles point to open the match, the Tigers (3-1) looked to erase the deficit in singles play by forcing three matches to go the distance despite dropping the opening set on courts 2-4 versus the Bulldogs (2-1).

Auburn's Reka Muller and Jen Pfefiler suffered their second loss of the season, falling to Georgia's Caroline Brinson and Hannah King, 6-3, at the No. 3 line. The Bulldogs clinched the doubles point as the Tigers' Pleun Burgmans and Emily Flickinger were downed, 6-4, by the Bulldogs' Lauren Herring and Ellen Perez. Paula de Man and Michala Kucharova were tied at 5-5 when play was abandoned against Georgia's Silvia Garcia and Kennedy Shaffer.

After falling behind 2-0 to begin singles play and dropping the opening set in three matches left on court, the Tigers battled back to force third sets. Flickinger took a tiebreaker in the second frame against Perez, but ultimately fell 6-3, 6-7 (5-7), 6-3 on court two. Georgia clinched the match as the 83rd-ranked Garcia outlasted Muller, 6-4, 3-6, 6-2 at No. 3 singles.

Andie Diksovaljevic rebounded from a slow start to force a third set on court four against Georgia's Shaffer and was tied at 0-6, 7-6 (10-8), 4-4 when play was suspended.

Auburn returns to action next Saturday for a doubleheader in Lubbock, Texas. The Tigers will take on Texas Tech at 11 a.m. and then close the day out against Wyoming at 5 p.m.

For the latest on Auburn women's tennis follow @AuburnWTennis on Twitter and become a fan on Facebook at




Buy Tickets

BUY YOUR TICKETS ONLINE! is your home for buying tickets to Auburn athletic events.

Auburn Store


Shop for your favorite summer items at the Auburn Tigers Official Online Store.

Tigers Unlimited, Join Today! Click for more information