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9-26-2019
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GREENSBORO, N.C. - After opening the fall season with 17 wins in Elon earlier this month, UNCG women's tennis returns to Conway, S.C. to compete in the Coastal Carolina-hosted Battle at the Beach/Lynn Stevens Memorial Classic. 

The Spartans open Friday with a doubles matchup against East Carolina, before moving on to singles play against Campbell and Coastal Carolina. Saturday will kickoff with back-to-back doubles matches against the Chanticleers and Camels, before taking on the Pirates in singles later in the day.

WHAT TO KNOW
Where: 
Conway, S.C. | Stevens Tennis Complex
Day 1:
Friday September 27th | 9 a.m.
Day 2: Saturday September 28th | 9 a.m.

MEET HISTORY

• This will be the fifth year in a row the Spartans have travelled to Coastal Carolina in the fall, competing against CCU, East Carolina and Campbell in last year's tournament

• UNCG took 19 match wins overall in that 2018 tournament, with Erika Barquero earning victories in all but one of her six singles and doubles matches on the weekend

THE SPARTANS

• The Spartans opened the fall season at the Elon Fall Invitational last week, earning 17 wins over the three-day affair 

• After losing their opening singles matches at Elon, Adriana Chan, Erika Barquero and Brianna Gomez all rebounded with back-to-back wins to finish the weekend

• Gomez tallied a team-high 11 singles wins this last spring, while Barquero and Sophia Adams each collected 10

• Barquero also had nine wins over her doubles appearances, with eight of those wins coming in the top pairing

THE COMPETITION

• In addition to the Chanticleers, the Spartans will also be facing off with athletes from Campbell University and East Carolina

• The Pirates lost just three competitions the entire 2019 spring season, defeating Campbell, CCU and UNCG by scores of 7-0, 4-0 and 6-1 respectively

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