TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (April 8) - The Florida A&M University Women’s Tennis team celebrated Senior day with a 7-0 victory over Fort Valley State, here Friday afternoon at the FAMU Tennis Court.
Latreece Olagbegi, a 5-8 senior from Hampton, Ga., won the No.3 singles spot in straight sets as she defeated Briana Pettiford, 6-0, 6-0, while Maria Gomez, a 6-0 senior from Guayaquil, Eucador won the No. 4 singles spot defeating Chelsea Spoar in straight sets, 6-0, 6-0.
Brittany Dean and Kathline Durden also won their single matches in straight sets as Dean defeated Yanelle Aramin, 6-1, 6-1 in the No.1 singles slot, while Durden defeated Roberta Robinson, 6-1, 6-2 in the No.2 singles.
The Lady Rattlers completed their sweep of singles play as Bethany Holt defeated Chandelle Chiles, 6-0, 6-2 in the No. 5 singles slot, while Shani Williams defeated Ashanta Edwards, 6-1, 6-1 to the win the No. 6 singles.
FAMU dominated doubles play as they won the No. 1, No. 2 and No. 3 doubles 8-0.
Up next for the Lady Rattlers will be the 2011 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference Tennis Tournament in Raleigh, Va., April 15 through April 17.