Fayetteville State defeats Livingstone 6-3 in it’s Ball in Pink Match

April 14, 2018

Final Stats

Fayetteville, NC – In the Broncos final preparation for the CIAA Tennis Championship Tournament, Fayetteville State hosted a CIAA doubleheader on campus against Livingstone College and Virginia Union University. During the morning match against Livingstone, the Broncos dawned pink tops to give honor to breast cancer survivors. The t-shirts had a double meaning with the Title IX logo on the back of them.

Fayetteville State (4-9 overall, 4-7 CIAA) completed the season sweep over the Blue Bears with a 6-3 victory. The win improves FSU to 2-6 in the division and secures the Broncos a trip to the CIAA Tennis Championship Tournament.

Livingstone drops to 0-8 in the CIAA Southern Division, 1-13 overall and 1-11 in conference play.

FSU opened the match by sweeping doubles plays 3-0. The Broncos captured three more victories in singles competition with Staisha Cain defeating Mariah Mason (6-0, 6-0), Brittany Doss defeating Samone Mitchell (6-3, 6-0), and Amber Gladden defeating Tiffani Holland (6-1, 6-2).

The Broncos will finish the day with a conference match-up against Virginia Union.

 

Fayetteville State University Tennis
Livingstone vs Fayetteville St. (4/14/2018)


 

 

Fayetteville St. 6, Livingstone 3
4/14/2018 at Fayetteville, NC (Capel Arena Courts) 

Singles competition

1. CAIN,Staisha (FSU-W) def. MASON,Mariah (LC) 6-0, 6-0

2. HENDERSON,Maggie (LC) def. WILLIAMS,Kayla (FSU-W) 6-2, 2-6, 6-4

3. DOSS,Brittany (FSU-W) def. MITCHELL,Samone (LC) 6-3, 6-0

4. NANAYAKKARA,Crishant (LC) def. MATTOCKS,Zyaja (FSU-W) 6-4, 6-3

5. HUNTER,Brianna (LC) def. HUNT,Chynna (FSU-W) 6-4, 6-2

6. GLADDEN,Amber (FSU-W) def. HOLLAND,Tiffani (LC) 6-1, 6-2



Doubles competition

1. CAIN,Staisha/WILLIAMS,Kayla (FSU-W) def. MASON,Mariah/HENDERSON,Maggie (LC) 8-3

2. DANIELS,Charli/MATTOCKS,Zyaja (FSU-W) def. HOLLAND,Tiffani/NANAYAKKARA,Crishant (LC) 10-8

3. BUTLER,Deanna/DOSS,Brittany (FSU-W) def. HUNTER,Brianna/MITCHELL,Samone (LC) 8-5



Match Notes

T-2:00 A-28

 

 

 

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