Alice Taylor partnered with Yasmin Franco to earn a victory at No. 1 doubles, and she defeated her opponent in straight-sets at No. 1 singles Saturday afternoon
Alice Taylor partnered with Yasmin Franco to earn a victory at No. 1 doubles, and she defeated her opponent in straight-sets at No. 1 singles Saturday afternoon
Courtesy: Photo Courtesy of Carlos Morales

Women's Tennis Wins Doubles, But Falls to Georgia Southern

UNCGSpartans.com 02-25-2017

GREENSBORO, N.C. – UNCG women’s tennis was unable to capitalize on earning the doubles point in Saturday’s match with Georgia Southern. The Spartans swept the doubles competition but could not split the singles competition to earn the victory, falling 4-3.

Alice Taylor (Cambridge, Great Britain/UMBC) and Yasmin Franco (Largo, Fla./Indian Rocks Christian) defeated Mariana Ranzahuer and Lindsay Truscot, 6-4.  Masey DeMoss (Mayodan, N.C./McMichael) and Corinne Blythe (Leicestershire, Great Britain/Queenswood School) earned the win at No. 2 doubles, defeating Ella Monsey and Emilia Bujan, 6-3.  Blaine Boaz (Dunwoody, Ga./St. Pius X) and Nancy Bridges (Shelby, N.C./Shelby) completed the sweep, taking No. 3 doubles from Arianne de Winter and Paige Christian, 6-2.

Taylor and Bridges notched two more wins for the Spartans.  Taylor took down Lindsay Truscott, 6-2, 6-3 at No. 1, and Bridges defeated Monsey, 6-3, 4-6, 6-3 at No. 5.

Singles competition

1. Alice Taylor (UNCG) def. Lindsay Truscott (GS) 6-2, 6-3

2. Arianne de Winter (GS) def. Sarah Swiderski (UNCG) 1-6, 6-3, 6-1

3. Mariana Ranzahuer (GS) def. Masey DeMoss (UNCG) 6-2, 6-2

4. Emilia Bujan (GS) def. Yasmin Franco (UNCG) 6-2, 6-2

5. Nancy Bridges (UNCG) def. Ella Monsey (GS) 6-3, 4-6, 6-3

6. Nikki Gilner (GS) def. Sophia Adams (UNCG) 7-6 (8-6), 2-6, 6-4

Doubles competition

1. Alice Taylor/Yasmin Franco (UNCG) def. Mariana Ranzahuer/Lindsay Truscott (GS) 6-4

2. Masey DeMoss/Corinne Blythe (UNCG) def. Ella Monsey/Emilia Bujan (GS) 6-3

3. Blaine Boaz/Nancy Bridges (UNCG) def. Arianne de Winter/Paige Christian (GS) 6-2

UNCG is back in action Friday, March 3rd at Charlotte. 

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