CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. - Freshman Alex Whitehead's incredible run through her first collegiate tournament came to an end on Sunday as she fell in the Flight C singles final and also suffered the same fate with partner Stephanie Macfarlane in the Flight C doubles final.
Whitehead fell to Neela Vaez from Virginia in the Flight C singles final, 6-2, 6-2. Later in the day, she joined teammate MacFarlane in the Flight C doubles final. The duo fell to Carmen Pop and Marlen Mesgarzedah from William & Mary, 8-4.
Lucy Dougherty dropper her match in the Flight "B" third-place consolation match to Carissa King from Dartmouth, 6-3, 6-2.
UNCG will return to the court on Friday as the Spartans travel to Winston-Salem, N.C. for the Wake Forest Invitational.
UNCG Players only
Singles Flight "B": C. King (Dartmouth) def. Lucy Dougherty 6-3, 6-2; Maria Fuccillo (UVA) def. Valerie Behr 6-4, 6-4
Singles Flight "C": Neela Vaez (UVA) def. Alex Whitehead 6-2, 6-2; K. Kucin (Marshall) def. Stephanie Macfarlane 6-1, 6-3
Doubles Flight "A": Illova/Petrovic (NC State) def. Behr/Dougherty 8-4
Doubles Flight "C": Pop/Mesgarzedah (William & Mary) def. Macfarlane/Whitehead 8-4
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