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Texas State drops weekend matches

Texas State Women's Tennis
Tuesday, April 2, 2019

Texas State lost its two weekend matches against Georgia State and Georgia Southern. 

The Bobcats began their Georgia trip with a 4-2 loss to Georgia State on Saturday at the Clarkston Tennis Courts in Clarkston, Ga. 

Texas State claimed the doubles point when seniors Ana Perez and Julia Navajo-Melendez beat Daniela Ramirez and Eva Chivu, 6-4. The Bobcats received the doubles point when Georgia State was forced to forfeit a match.

Texas State took a 2-0 lead when sophomore Sofia Murcia-Rodriguez won a singles match by forfeit. 

But Georgia State rallied to win four matches to earn the 4-2 victory. 

Perez lost 6-1, 6-2 against Chivu. Navajo-Melendez fell to Damira Muminovic, 6-4. 6-1. Sophomore Andrea Fuchs lost to Anastasia Grosheva, 2-6, 6-3, 6-2. 

The Panthers secured the match when Texas State sophomore Rishona Israel-Lewis lost to Daniela Ramirez, 6-2, 2-6, 6-2. 

Bobcats drop Sunday matches against Eagles 

Texas State fell to Georgia Southern, 4-1, on Sunday inside the Wallis Tennis Center in Statesboro, Ga. 

The Bobcats took a quick 1-0 lead when they earned the doubles points. Senior Joy Chia Ming Ming and Isreal-Lewis defeated Lindsay Truscott and Luisa Hrda, 6-4. Murcia-Rodriguez and Fuchs beat Paula Boixader and Charlotte Van Deme, 6-4. 

Georgia Southern evened the match at 1-1 when Fuchs lost to Hrda, 6-2, 6-1. Chia Ming Ming fell to Mila Hartig, 6-0, 6-2. The Eagles’ Elizabeth Goines defeated Texas State’s Murcia Rodriguez, 6-2, 6-4. 

Georgia Southern won the match when Bujan beat Israel-Lews, 5-7, 6-2, 6-4. 

 Texas State returns to San Marcos to take on Arkansas State on Saturday at 10 a.m. inside Bobcat Tennis Complex. 

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