The Charlotte 49ers women’s tennis team battled nationally ranked Georgia State on the road over weekend, ultimately falling to the Cougars, 6-1.
Junior Sierra Stone posted the 49ers solo victory after claiming a three set decision in the No. 5 spot. After dropping the first set, Stone rallied back to earn her second victory of the spring since recovering from an early-season injury.
Charlotte returns home Wednesday, April 6 to welcome Campbell at 2 p.m. The match marks the first of three at home for the 49ers extending into the weekend.
No. 47 Georgia State 6, Charlotte 1
Singles
No. 1 Linn Timmermann (GAST) def. Victoria Pahlett (CHA) 6-2, 6-2
No. 2 Kristin Rehse (GAST) def. Tai Martin (CHA) 6-3, 6-2
No. 3 Niri Rasolomalala (GAST) def. Macy Vonderschmidt (CHA) 6-4, 6-2
No. 4 Chiara Volejnicek (GAST) def. Tyler Baker (CHA) 4-6, 6-1, 10-6
No. 5 Sierra Stone (CHA) def. Lara Vovk (GAST) 1-6, 7-6, 10-8
No. 6 Daniela Ramirez (GAST) def. Alexandra Lee (CHA) 6-2, 6-2Doubles
No. 1 Tarani Kamoe/Timmermann (GAST) def. Martin/Pahlett (CHA) 7-5
No. 2 Megan Smith/Stone (CHA) vs. Rasolomalala/Rehse (GAST) DNF
No. 3 Ramirez/Volejnicek (GAST) def. Baker/Vonderschmidt (CHA) 6-3

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Jared Allen is the Sports Editor for the Niner Times. He has been involved with the newspaper since August 2014. In addition to being a part of the Niner Times, he hosts "The 91st Minute Radio" and calls play-by-play for the Charlotte 49ers men's and women's soccer teams on Radio Free Charlotte. Aside from being a sports (predominantly soccer) fanatic, he enjoys blogging, traveling and occasional backpacking. You can contact him at sports@ninertimes.com

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