LYNCHBURG, Va. – Liberty captured the doubles points and won two three-set singles matches as the Lady Flames downed UNC Asheville 7-0 in Big South Conference women’s tennis action Friday afternoon.


Zoe Hamel and Ericka Rivero won the first sets of their singles matches but couldn’t get the second set won as the Bulldogs fell to 10-6 on the year and 2-3 in Big South Conference play.


Asheville journeys to Radford on Saturday to take on the Lady Highlanders starting at Noon.


Liberty 7, UNC Asheville 0
Mar 28, 2014 at Lynchburg, Va. (The Sports Racket)

Singles competition

1. YANG, Brittany (LIBERTYW) def. HAMEL, Zoe (ASHW) 3-6, 6-3, 4-1, retired

2. JENKINS, Rebekah (LIBERTYW) def. RIVERO, Ericka (ASHW) 2-6, 7-6 (7-3), 10-7

3. RIVERA, Belen (LIBERTYW) def. SOLDIER, Amryn (ASHW) 7-6 (7-2), 6-1

4. KHVAL, Maria (LIBERTYW) def. BOISSEVAIN, C. (ASHW) 6-1, 6-3

5. WELLMAN, Nicola (LIBERTYW) def. MCNALL, Emily (ASHW) 6-2, 6-4

6. THONG, Valerie (LIBERTYW) def. LEWIS, Gillian (ASHW) 6-1, 6-3

Doubles competition

1. JENKINS, Rebekah/KHVAL, Maria (LIBERTYW) def. RIVERO, Ericka/HAMEL, Zoe (ASHW) 8-4

2. RIVERA, Belen/YANG, Brittany (LIBERTYW) def. BOISSEVAIN, C./SOLDIER, Amryn (ASHW) 8-2

3. RICHARD, Cameron/THONG, Valerie (LIBERTYW) def. MCNALL, Emily/LEWIS, Gillian (ASHW) 8-3