Siljestrom, Chemin Make Tourney FinalsOctober 8, 2005 · MT Media Relations
In the Flight B in the quarterfinals, Siljestrom won 6-2, 6-2, over Jacksonville State's Babette Lombarda, and Chemin defeated UT Martin's Jeanne DeWet, 6-1, 7-5.
Siljestrom defeated UT Martin's Elizma Schoonees, 6-2, 6-1, in the semifinals, and will face Chemin in the finals Sunday morning. Chemin won 6-7, 6-3, 10-5, over UAB's Samrin Tanzeem.
In Flight A in the quarterfinals, Kelly Adams dropped a 7-5, 2-6, 2-6, decision to UAB's Gulsah Esen.
In Flight C, Pooja Kommireddi won 6-3, 6-4, over UT Martin's Vikki Cann and 6-2, 6-1, over Western Kentucky's Laura Caffey in the consolation bracket.
In doubles action in Flight A consolation, Adams and Chemin continued a match against UT Martin's Elizma Schoonees and DeWet, with the Middle Tennessee duo behind 3-5 to start. The tandem fell behind 4-7, broke at 5-7 and then again at 7-7 to take the lead. But they were broken to force a tiebreaker and lost in the breaker, 7-9.
Late Friday, Chemin defeated Ball State's Katie Owens, 6-3, 1-6, 10-3.
Full results may be found on the women's tennis page at GoBlueRaiders.com.
Friend of the Blue Raiders? Like us on Facebook and become part of the True Blue army today.
More Women's Tennis NewsJul 17, 2014: Women's Tennis recognized for academic achievement
Apr 29, 2014: MT's William named C-USA Newcomer of the Year
Apr 18, 2014: MT falls short in upset bid of No. 19 Tulsa
Apr 17, 2014: MT advances to C-USA Quarterfinals with win over UTSA
Apr 16, 2014: Raiders knock off FAU to advance in C-USA Championship
Apr 15, 2014: Women's Tennis plays FAU in C-USA First Round