UNCG earns second win of season, tops Charleston Southern, 5-2
CHARLESTON, SC – UNC Greensboro won four singles matches and grabbed two of the three doubles clashes to pick up its second win of the season with a 5-2 win over Charleston Southern on Wednesday afternoon.
Three of UNCG’s wins during singles action came in straight sets. Alejandra Guerra rolled past Aodhnait Lombard, 6-3 and 6-2, at the first singles slot. Valerie Behr topped Andrea Schutte at No. 3 singles by identical 6-4 scores, while Erica Zabkar steamrolled past Nazli Kutuk, 6-1 and 6-0. In addition, Arielle VonStrolley earned a three set win over Zineb Hilali, 6-3, 6-7, 1-0 with a 10-8 score in the 10-point third-set tiebreaker.
The Spartans (2-5) also won two of the three doubles pro-sets, including an easy 8-0 win by Guerra and VonStrolley over Hilali and Schutte, to complete the win.
UNCG continues its spring break trip through Charleston on Friday when it faces College of Charleston.
UNC Greensboro 5, Charleston Southern 2
1. Alejandra Guerra (UNCG) def. Aodhnait Lombard (CSUW) 6-3, 6-2
2. Arielle VonStrolley (UNCG) def. Zineb Hilali (CSUW) 6-3, 6-7, 1-0 (10-8)
3. Valerie Behr (UNCG) def. Andrea Schutte (CSUW) 6-4, 6-4
4. Patricia Jaeger (CSUW) def. Britney Cloer (UNCG) 6-4, 6-0
5. Erica Zabkar (UNCG) def. Nazli Kutuk (CSUW) 6-1, 6-0
6. Amanda Swindall (CSUW) def. Courtney Akel (UNCG) 6-1, 0-6, 1-0 (10-4)
1. Guerra/VonStrolley (UNCG) def. Hilali/ Schutte (CSUW) 8-0
2. Jaegar/Lombard (CSUW) def. Behr/Zabkar (UNCG) 8-6
3. Cloer/Eblen (UNCG) def. Swindall/Kutuk (CSUW) 8-3
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