April 6, 2014
    No. 66 Hokies fall to No. 26 Yellow Jackets
    Nandakumar tallies victory in the loss

    BLACKSBURG, Va. — The No. 66 Virginia Tech women’s tennis team fell to 26th-ranked Georgia Tech on Sunday afternoon 6-1 at the Burrows-Burleson Tennis Center.

    Georgia Tech (9-7, 6-4 ACC) got out to a quick 1-0 lead as they claimed the doubles point over the Hokies (11-9, 3-7 ACC). Alexa Anton-Ohlmeyer and Rasheeda McAdoo topped Sansitha Nandakumar and Laura Ramthun 8-2 in the No. 3 slot before Carol Kahoun and Isel Martinez-Marcos fell to Natasha Prokhnevska and Muriel Wacker 8-2 at No. 2.

    The Yellow Jackets claimed the first four singles matches to finish to secure the victory. Rebecca Harris dropper her No. 5 match to Wacker 6-1, 6-1. At No. 6, Anton-Ohlmeyer took down Mariana Silva 6-2, 6-2. Megan Kurey clinched the win with her 6-2, 6-1 win over Martinez-Marcos at No. 2. Kendal Woodard topped Kelly Williford 6-3, 7-6 (2) at No. 1.

    Nandakumar got the Hokies on the board as she took down Prokhnevska 6-4, 7-6 (1) at No. 3.

    McAdoo rounded out the action with her 6-4, 7-6 (5) victory over Kahoun.

    Tech returns to the court as they travel to Notre Dame on Friday before returning to Blacksburg to host Boston College.

    Doubles

    No. 1 #4 Megan Kurey/Kendal Woodard (GT) vs. Francesca Fusinato/Kelly Williford (VT) 6-2, dnf

    No. 2 Natasha Prokhnevska/Muriel Wacker (GT) def. Carol Kahoun/Isel Martinez-Marcos (VT) 8-2

    No. 3 Alexa Anton-Ohlmeyer/Rasheeda McAdoo (GT) def. Sansitha Nandakumar/Laura Ramthun (VT) 8-2

    Order of finish: 3,2*

    Singles

    No. 1 Kendal Woodard (GT) def. Kelly Williford (VT) 6-3, 7-6 (2)

    No. 2 Megan Kurey (GT) def. Isel Martinez-Marcos (VT) 6-2, 6-1

    No. 3 Sansitha Nandakumar (VT) def. Natasha Prokhnevska (GT) 6-4, 7-6 (1)

    No. 4 Rasheeda McAdoo (GT) def. Carol Kahoun (VT) 6-4, 7-6 (5)

    No. 5 Muriel Wacker (GT) def. Rebecca Harris (VT) 6-1, 6-1

    No. 6 Alexa Anton-Ohlmeyer (GT) def. Mariana Silva (VT) 6-2, 6-2

    Order of finish: 5,6,2*,1,3,4

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