April 13, 2007
The Lady Broncos ended the 2007 tennis season on a positive note by posting a 9-0 win over the Lady Golden Bears of Johnson C. Smith University. Benefiting from the 3-0 doubles sweep, the Lady Broncos continued the domination by winning all six singles flights.
In winning the CIAA regular season title for the sixth consecutive year, the Lady Broncos has set new standards for future Broncos netters. Fayetteville State University netters extended their streak of not losing to a conference opponent to 89 consecutive matches and 48 against Western Division opponents.
The Lady Broncos will travel Petersburg, Virginia to participate in the CIAA Annual Spring Championship April 17 through April 21, 2007. FSU will be seeking their Fourth CIAA Tennis Championship in five years.
1. Ines Nieves/LeJacquelyn Artis (FSU) def Jennifer Lee/April Lewis (JCSU) 8-4
2. LeJacquelyn Artis/Shayla Watson (FSU) def Amber Shoecroft/Brittany Laws (JCSU) 8-2
3. Arie Bennett/Contessa Sanchez (FSU) def Jae Hargett/Melissa Shula (JCSU) 8-2
1. Ines Nieves (FSU) def Jennifer Lee (JCSU) 3-6, 6-4, 1-0 (retired)
2. Constance Lee (FSU) def Amber Shoecraft (JCSU) 6-0, 6-3
3. LeJacquelyn Artis (FSU) def Brittany Laws (JCSU) 6-1, 6-1
4. Shayla Watson (FSU) def April Lewis (JCSU) 6-0, 6-0
5. Contessa Sanchez (FSU) def Melissa Shula (JCSU) 6-0, 6-1
6. Arie Bennett (FSU) def Jae Hargett (JCSU) 6-3, 6-2
Record: FSU: Overall 18-4; CIAA 15-0; Western Division 8-0
JCSU: Overall 7-16; CIAA 6-7; Western Division 2-5