Bulldogs drop decision at Lipscomb
Monday, February 23, 2015
Bulldogs drop decision at Lipscomb

LEBANON, Tenn. – Angelica Sepulveda lost in three sets at No. 1 singles and Lipscomb won all of the singles and doubles matches in a 7-0 victory over Cumberland on Sunday at Whitworth Racquet Club in Nashville.

The Bisons (4-3) swept the doubles outings, with Laura Kent and Melissa Kromer defeating Sepulveda and Alena Gizdić, 6-1, at No. 1. Jenny Borck and Deahna Welcher collected a 6-3 win at No. 2 over Gisela Amor Garcia and Tarsha de Souza and Kathryn Evans and Hannah Gamage registered a 6-2 victory against Franki Jecker and Trinidad Aguirre at No. 3.

In singles Gamage held off Sepulveda at No. 1, 7-5, 5-7, 6-3, and Welcher claimed a 6-2, 6-4, win at No. 2 versus Gizdić. Kromer recorded a 7-6 (4), 6-2, win against de Souza at No. 3 and Borck defeated Garcia, 6-2, 6-1, at No. 4.

Lipscomb’s Danielle Kinnen posted a 6-3, 6-0, victory against Jecker at No. 5 and Lorena Djuknic won 8-4 versus Jasmine Shankar at No. 6.

Cumberland’s match this week against Tennessee Wesleyan has been moved to Friday and will now be played at Fairfield Glade Community Club in Crossville, Tenn.

Lipscomb Univ. 7, Cumberland Univ. 0
SINGLES
1. Hannah Gamage (LIP) def. Angelica Sepulveda (CU), 7-5, 5-7, 6-3
2. Deahna Welcher (LIP) def. Alena Gizdić (CU), 6-2, 6-4
3. Melissa Kromer (LIP) def. Tarsha de Souza (CU), 7-6 (4), 6-2
4. Jenny Borck (LIP) def. Gisela Amor Garcia (CU), 6-2, 6-1
5. Danielle Kinnen (LIP) def. Franki Jecker (CU), 6-3, 6-0
6. Lorena Djuknic (LIP) def. Jasmine Shankar (CU), 8-4

DOUBLES
1. Laura Kent-Kromer (LIP) vs. Sepulveda-Gizdić (CU), 6-1
2. Borck-Welcher (LIP) def. Garcia-de Souza (CU), 6-3
3. Kathryn Evans-Gamage (LIP) def. Jecker-Aguirre (CU), 6-2