NMSU Shuts Out Air Force, 7-0
The New Mexico State women's tennis team swept through the Air Force Falcons, 7-0, on Sunday at the NMSU Tennis Center. The win marks the fifth match win in a row for the Aggies, who improved to 11-6 overall, while the Falcons fell to 8-15.
In doubles play the Aggies top team of Lejla Porobic and Isabelle Mignot played a tough match and barely defeated AFA's Kat Bushey and Karissa Walker, 9-8. Nicole Fintell and Fanny Rollet won the No. 2 match over Liza Vaccaro and Lauren Wilson, 8-4.
AFA's senior duo of Miclynn Crail and Katie Tomkie won the No. 3 match, 9-8, over Sandra Mayr and Anne Fagegaltier.
New Mexico State rolled through the singles matches winning all six in straight sets. Leading things off was Mignot, who defeated Bushey, 6-4 6-2 at the No. 1 spot. At. No. 2, Porobic defeated Walker 7-6, 6-2, while Fanny Rollet beat Wilson at No. 3, 6-4, 6-3.
The Aggies also saw success at the bottom of the draw as Fintell defeated Vaccaro, 6-0, 6-1 at No. 4. Fagegaltier won the No. 5 match over sophomore Kelly Morgan, 6-4, 7-5, while V. Rollet beat Tomkie, 6-3, 6-2 at No. 6.
The Falcons wrap up their regular season on Tuesday, April 26 at Point Loma Nazarene, two days before the start of the MWC Championships in San Diego, Calif.
New Mexico State 7, Air Force 0
April 17, 2005, Las Cruces, NM
1. Isabelle Mignot (NMSU) def. Kat Bushey, 6-4, 6-2
2. Lejla Porobic (NMSU) def. Karissa Walker, 7-6, 6-2
3. Fanny Rollet (NMSU) def. Lauren Wilson, 6-4, 6-3
4. Nicole Fintell (NMSU) def. Liza Vaccaro, 6-0, 6-1
5. Anne Fagegaltier (NMSU)def. Kelly Morgan, 6-4, 7-5
6. V. Rollet (NMSU) def. Katie Tomkie, 6-3, 6-2
1. Mignot/Porobic (NMSU) def. Bushey/Walker, 9-8
2. Fintell/F. Rollet (NMSU) def. Vaccaro/Wilson, 8-4
3. Miclynn Crail/Tomkie (AF) def. Mayr/Fagegaltier, 9-8