CHAPEL HILL, N.C.– Freshmen Hanna Giddings and Erika Barquero, of the UNC Greensboro women’s tennis team, won two doubles matches at the ITA Carolinas Regional Thursday as the Spartans also recorded two singles wins.
Giddings and Barquero defeated Furman’s doubles team of Julia Adams and Carol Elizabeth Kerman 8-4 in the round of 64 and defeated Wake Forest’s doubles duo of Sabhyata Nihalani and Joanna Zalewski 8-4 in the round of 32.
The duo faces No. 6 doubles team of Cameron Morra and Makenna Jones of North Carolina in the round of 16.
Giddings kept her winning ways in singles with a 6-4, 7-6 (6) win over Katie Thompson of Presbyterian in the round of 32 and faces Sndra Anglesjo of Appalachian State in the round of 16 in the Bracket B.
Junior Sophia Adams won her singles match in the round of 32 with a 6-1, 6-4 win over Samantha Calais of Presbyterian and faces Rebecca Morse of Appalachian State in the round of 16 in the Bracket B.
Barquero fell to Alexis Franco of Wake Forest 6-2, 6-3 in the qualifying bracket of the round of 32, while UNCG’s doubles team of Bridges and Adams fell to Furman’s doubles duo of Georgia Walker and Eva Borders 8-3.
Sophia Adams (UNCG) d. Samantha Calais (PC) 6-1, 6-4
Hanna Giddings (UNCG) d. Katie Thompson (PC) 6-4, 7-6 (6)
Alexis Franco (WF) d. Erika Barquero (UNCG) 6-2, 6-3