GREENSBORO, NC – UNC Greensboro won five of six singles matches and swept the three doubles pro-sets on its way to a 6-1 win over Elon in Southern Conference women’s tennis match Tuesday afternoon.
The Spartans earned straight-set wins by Lisa Suggs, Whitney Miles, Erica Zabkar and Sophie Rychlik. Rychlik had the easiest time, defeating Alli Benton, 6-0, 6-2. UNCG’s Lourdes Moran also rallied after losing the first set to pick-up a three-set win.
Elon’s lone win on the afternoon came at No. 2 singles where Kelly Fleck defeated Emily Wade in three sets, 6-0, 4-6, 6-1.
UNCG hits the road for a pair of SoCon matches this weekend, beginning with a match at College of Charleston on Saturday at 10 am.
SINGLES: Lisa Suggs (UNCG) def. Evin Prelec 6-2, 7-5; Kelly Fleck (E) def. Emily Wade 6-0, 4-6, 6-1; Whitney Miles (UNCG) def. Elizabeth Kernodle 6-3, 7-5; Erica Zabkar (UNCG) def. Whitney Butcher 6-2, 7-5; Lourdes Moran (UNCG) def. Melissa Holland 1-6, 7-5, 6-4; Sophie Rychlik (UNCG) def. Alli Benton 6-0, 6-2.
DOUBLES: Suggs/Wade (UNCG) def. Prelec/Fleck 8-6; Moran/Rychlik (UNCG) def. Kernodle/Holland 8-4; Miles/Zabkar (UNCG) def. Butcher/Benton 8-7 (10-4).
- UNCG -