UGA roundup: Fuller makes tennis history; baseball falls at FSU

The No. 7 Georgia women’s tennis team had little trouble Friday in a 7-0 victory over Furman, a match highlighted by Katie Fuller’s 110th career doubles match victory.

The Bulldogs (5-2) won the doubles point with Fuller and Silvia Garcia capturing an 8-6 come-from-behind victory, enabling her to set a new school record, passing former Bulldogs Naoko Ueshima (2007-10, 109-50), Chelsey Gullickson (2009-12, 106-42) and Cameron Ellis (2008-11, 103-54).

In singles play, Fuller captured a 6-1, 6-0 victory to come off the court first at No. 4, followed by Caroline Brinson (6-0, 6-2 at No. 5), Garcia (6-4, 6-2 at No. 1), Mia King (6-3, 6-2 at No. 6), Maho Kowase (7-6(4), 6-3 at No. 2) and Lilly Kimbell (7-5, 6-3 at No. 3).

Georgia plays at 1 p.m. Sunday against Georgia Tech at the Byers Tennis Center in Atlanta.

FSU tops Georgia baseball, 8-3

TALLAHASSEE, FLA. | Georgia fell to 1-4 on the season after an 8-5 loss to undefeated Florida State Friday at Dick Howser Stadium.

The No. 4 Seminoles (5-0) broke open a 1-1 game in the bottom of the fourth inning with a six-run rally on two hits and four walks, and scored their final run in the bottom of the eighth. Luke Weaver (2-0) earned the victory for Florida State, pitching five innings and allowing eight hits and three earned runs to go with two walks and two strikeouts.

The two teams will meet again today at 2 p.m.

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