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FAMU Women Advance At MEAC Tennis Tourney
By: Florida A&M Sports Information  

NORFOLK, Va. (April 25) – The FAMU Women’s Tennis team (10-11) advanced to the semifinal round of the 2019 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference Tennis Championships with a 4-0 win over Delaware State Thursday morning st the Folkes-Stevens Tennis Center at Old Dominion University.


The Rattler Women got singles wins at Number One (Mia Rakotondrazafy, 6-1, 6-0); Number Two (Haleigh Porter, 6-1, 6-2), and Number Six (Karen Machisa, 6-3, 6-1), along with doubles victories at Number Two (Porter and Hubeaurt, 6-3) and Number Three (Rachel Harden and Sophia Osabuohien, 6-1).


FAMU will face Sunshine State rival Bethune-Cookman in the semifinals Friday at 9:00 a.m.




Florida AM 4, Delaware State 0
Apr 25, 2019 at Norfolk, Va. (Folkes-Stevens Tennis Center)

Singles competition

1. RAKOTONDRAZAFY,Miali (FAMUW) def. RACHI,Sofia (DSUW) 6-1, 6-0

2. PORTER,Haleigh (FAMUW) def. BELKINA,Anastasia (DSUW) 6-1, 6-2

3. HUBEAURT,Aylen (FAMUW) vs. BOLTMAN,Cassandra (DSUW) 6-4, 4-1, unfinished

4. HARDEN,Rachel (FAMUW) vs. POLYVANA,Alina (DSUW) 7-6 (7-5), unfinished

5. OSABUOHIEN,Sophia (FAMUW) vs. CHOUHAN,Aayushi (DSUW) 6-3, 4-2, unfinished

6. MACHISA,Karen (FAMUW) def. BESSONOVA,Yelyzaveta (DSUW) 6-3, 6-1


Doubles competition

1. RAKOTONDRAZAFY,Miali/MACHISA,Karen (FAMUW) vs. RACHI,Sofia/BELKINA,Anastasia (DSUW) 4-4, unfinished

2. HUBEAURT,Aylen/PORTER,Haleigh (FAMUW) def. BOLTMAN,Cassandra/CHOUHAN,Aayushi (DSUW) 6-3

3. HARDEN,Rachel/OSABUOHIEN,Sophia (FAMUW) def. POLYVANA,Alina/BESSONOVA,Yelyzaveta (DSUW) 6-1


Match Notes

Delaware State 6-7

Florida AM 10-11





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