BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (9/29/18) – The Arkansas State women’s tennis team continued play at the Samford Hidden Dual with a pair of singles’ competition victories by Shelby King and Shannon O'Brien.

O’Brien captured a win for the second straight day with a 7-5, 6-3 win over Samford’s Holly Harsfall. O’Brien now stands at 3-1 on the season in singles’ competition after also going 1-1 at the UCA Fall Invite last weekend.

King also picked up a win with a 6-4, 6-0 over Elsa Pool. With her win she is now 2-2 on the year in fall tournament play.

In other action, Anita Detlava lost to Natalia De Ugarte 6-2, 6-1, while Berta Madevall Masip was defeated by Arianna Beltrame 6-2, 6-2. Amelia Guevremont rounded out the day with a 7-5, 6-1 loss to Cindy Oest.

In the doubles’ portion of the day King/O’Brien lost to Southern Miss’ Rikeetha Perira/Ebru Yazgen 6-4, while Detlava/Masdevall Masip were downed by Arina Amaning/Yjase Jerse 6-4. Guevremont and UAB’s Hana Sisirak lost to Katie De La Garza/Monique Burton 6-4.

Shelby King/Shannon O’Brien lost to Rikeetha Perira/Ebru Yazgen (USM) 6-4 Anita Detlava/Berta Masdevall Masip lost Arina Amaning/Tjase Jerse (USM) 6-4 Amelia Guevremont/Hana Sisirak (UAB) lost to Katia De La Garza/Monique Burton (USM) 6-4

The Red Wolves return to competition Oct. 12-16 at the ITA Central Regional in Iowa City, Ia.

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Samford Hidden Dual

SINGLES COMPETITION

Shelby King defeated Elsa Pool (SAM) 6-4, 6-0

Shannon O’Brien defeated Holly Horsfall (SAM) 7-5, 6-3

Anita Detlava lost to Natalia De Ugarte (SAM) 6-2, 6-1

Berta Masdevall Masip lost to Arianna Beltrame (SAM) 6-2, 6-2

Amelia Guevremont lost to Cindy Oest (SAM) 7-5, 6-1

 

DOUBLES COMPETITION

Shelby King/Shannon O’Brien lost to Rikeetha Perira/Ebru Yazgen (USM) 6-4

Anita Detlava/Berta Masdevall-Masip lost Arina Amaning/Tjase Jerse (USM) 6-4

Amelia Guevremont/Hana Sisirak (UAB) lost to Katia De La Garza/Monique Burton (USM) 6-4