CONWAY, S.C. – UNCG women’s tennis was back in action Saturday afternoon at the Battle at the Beach, hosted by Coastal Carolina. The Spartans played two doubles matches and competed against UNCW in singles play on its final fall competition. The doubles pair of Blaine Boaz (Dunwoody, Ga./St. Pius X) and Nancy Bridges (Shelby, N.C./Shelby) notched a pair of victories over teams from Coastal Carolina and Campbell.
UNCG opened the day with four doubles matches against the host Chanticleers. Boaz and Bridges earned a 6-4 win over Coastal’s Iryna Vardanian and Rylie Cox. Boaz and Bridges teamed up to take care of business in their second match of the day, knocking off Campbell’s Alexandra Andrivot and Isabel Boada, 6-1.
Sophia Adams (Miami, Fla./TERRA Environmental Institute) took care of business in singles play, defeating UNCW’s Thai Thompson, 8-0.
Coastal vs. UNCG
- Boaz/Bridges (UNCG) def. Vardanian/Cox (CCU) 6-4
- Bondar/Dalla-Bona (CCU) def. Blythe/Ory (UNCG) 6-0
- Mount/Wall (CCU) def. Cross/Adams (UNCG) 6-1
- Tiefel/Khomchenko (CCU) def. McGraw/Gomez (UNCG) 6-0
UNCG vs. UNCW
- Straume (UNCW) def. Bridges (UNCG) 8-3
- Fougner (UNCW) def. Boaz (UNCG) 8-6
- Adams (UNCG) def. Thompson (UNCW) 8-0
- Barisano (UNCW) def. Blythe (UNCG) 8-7(1)
- Straume (UNCW) def. Gomez (UNCG) 8-3
- Fougner (UNCW) def. Ory (UNCG) 8-0
- Barisano (UNCW) def. Cross (UNCG) 8-5
UNCG vs. Campbell
- Bridges/Boaz (UNCG) def. Andrivot/Boada (CU) 6-1
- Segarra/Castillo (CU) def. Blythe/Ory (UNCG) 6-3
- Regen/Cutura (CU) def. Gomez/Adams (UNCG) 6-2
Women’s tennis returns to the court in the spring as it will host Charlotte, January 26.