SHERMAN, Texas – The second-seeded Southwestern University women advanced to the conference title match for the fourth consecutive year with Saturday's 5-0 defeat of third-seeded Austin College. Official Website l Bracket l Postmatch Interview
Esther Bowers clinched the match for Southwestern at No. 2 with a 6-0, 6-4 victory against Austin College's Diana Carvajalino.
The Pirates will take on Trinity University in tomorrow's championship match and will be seeking to snap the Tigers' seven-year stranglehold on the SCAC crown. That match will be played at 8 a.m. at the Russell Tennis Center on the campus of Austin College.
SOUTHWESTERN 5, AUSTIN COLLEGE 0
April 19, 2019 at Sherman, Texas (Russell Tennis Center)
|1. Mary Cardone (SU) def. Melody Duong (AC) 6-1, 6-0|
|2. Esther Bowers (SU) def. Diana Carvajalino (AC) 6-0, 6-4|
|3. Anna Sergiovanni (AC) vs. Mariana Quetzeri (SU) 2-6, 4-2, unfinished|
|4. Chandler Morris (AC) vs. Nina Elez (SU) 2-6, 2-4, unfinished|
|5. Cecile Wilde (SU) vs. Kirsten Weber (AC) no result|
|6. Meeshti Shethia (SU) vs. Georgia Moore (AC) no result|
|1. Cecile Wilde/Esther Bowers (SU) def. Diana Carvajalino/Melody Duong (AC) 8-6|
|2. Mary Cardone/Mariana Quetzeri (SU) def. Anna Sergiovanni/Kirsten Weber (AC) 8-6|
|3. Nina Elez/Sara Le (SU) def. Georgia Moore/Katie Seibert (AC) 8-1|
|Southwestern (Tex.) 18-2|
|Austin College 9-5|
It will be a Southwestern-Trinity women's title match for the fourth consecutive year. Meanwhile, the 'Roos will play Schreiner University in tomorrow's third place match. That match is also scheduled for 8 a.m. but will be played in nearby Denison at the Smith Tennis Center.