No. 24 Auburn falls to No. 8 Georgia, 4-0

April 13, 2014

Results

#8 Georgia 4, #24 Auburn 0
Women's Singles Results
 No. 1 #36 Burgmans (AU) vs. #7 Herring (UGA) 6-2, 1-1, uf
 No. 2 #14 Garcia (UGA) def. #105 Flickinger (AU) 6-2, 6-1
 No. 3 #19 Kowase (UGA) def. de Man (AU) 6-2, 6-1
 No. 4  Kucharova (AU) vs. #73 Kimbell (UGA) 7-5, 3-3, uf
 No. 5 Fuller (UGA) def. Kasler (AU) 6-0, 6-1
 No. 6 Pfeifler (AU) vs. King (UGA) 6-2, 5-1, uf
 Order of Finish 5, 3, 2  
Women's Doubles Results
 No. 1 #14 Burgmans/Flickinger (AU) vs. #7 Herring/Kowase (UGA) 7-4, uf
 No. 2 #28 Garcia/Fuller (UGA) def. Kasler/Pfeifler (AU) 8-2
 No. 3 #81 Brinson/Kimbell (UGA) def. de Man/Kucharova (AU) 8-3
 Order of Finish 3, 2  

ATHENS, Ga. – The No. 24 Auburn women’s tennis team fell 4-0 to No. 8 Georgia, 4-0, on Sunday at the Dan Magill Tennis Complex in its final regular season match of the year.

Auburn finishes the regular season at 16-9 overall, 6-7 in the SEC. The Tigers will head to Columbia, Mo., for the SEC Tournament which starts Thursday, April 17. Times and seeding for the tournament will be released Sunday night.

Georgia (18-4, 11-2 SEC) took the doubles point to start the match with wins at the No. 2 and No. 3 spots in the lineup. No. 28 Silva Garcia and Kate Fuller defeated Auburn’s pair of Jackie Kasler and Jen Pfeifler, 8-2, in the first match to finish Sunday afternoon.

The Bulldogs clinched the point behind a win from the 81st-ranked duo of Caroline Brinson and Lilly Kimbrell topped the Tigers’ Paula de Man and Michala Kucharova, 8-3.

In singles, Kasler’s seven-match winning streak was snapped on court five as Georgia’s Kate Fuller defeated the senior 6-0, 6-1. Auburn’s Paula de Man fell 6-2, 6-1 on court three to Georgia’s 19th-ranked Maho Kawose to give the Bulldogs a 3-0 advantage.

No. 14 Silva Garcia clinched the match for Georgia, taking down No. 105 Emily Flickinger 6-2, 6-1 at the No. 2 line.

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