ASHEVILLE, N.C. - Devon Cavanaugh won in straight sets but Liberty was able to win the rest of the matches as the Flames captured a share of the Big South Conference regular-season title with a 6-1 league win over UNC Asheville Friday afternoon at the Crowne Plaza Tennis Center.
Cavanaugh won her 10th singles match of the year and improved to 3-3 in league play as she won in straight sets at #3 flight over Cameron Richard, 6-1, 6-3.
The Bulldogs match with Liberty ended the regular season for Asheville. They will play again next Thursday at the Big South Conference Tournament at Winthorp.
1. J. Jenkins/Fick (LU) def. Hamel/S. Schon (ASH) 8-2
2. R. Jenkins/Sheeran (LU) def. Cavanaugh/Cloer (ASH) 8-5
3. Lobel/Klintsevich (LU) def. N. Schon/McGuirk (ASH) 8-0
1. J. Jenkins (LU) def. Cloer (ASH) 6-4, 6-2
2. Fick (LU) def. S. Schon (ASH) 6-4, 6-1
3. Cavanaugh (ASH) def. Richard (LU) 6-1, 6-3
4. Sheeran (LU) def. Hamel (ASH) 6-5, 6-3
5. Lobel (LU) def. N. Schon (ASH) 6-0, 1-0, Retire
6. Domenech (LU) def. McGuirk (ASH) 7-5, 6-1