GREENSBORO, N.C. - The UNC Asheville women's tennis team won the doubles points and five singles matches en route to a 6-1 non-conference victory over North Carolina A&T Thursday afternoon at the Aggie Tennis Center.
The only singles match the Bulldogs (9-7) lost was when Zoe Hamel defaulted at #6 due to an arm injury.
Asheville dominated the doubles matches. The Bulldogs three doubles team only lost two games in their three matches.
In singles play, Ericka Rivero played #1 in place of Hamel. She had a tough match with Kimberly Stallings but prevailed 7-5, 7-6 (10-8). Emily McNall, Christine Boissevain, Amryn Solider and Gillian Lewis all won in straight sets.
The Bulldogs are back in action on Friday morning when they travel to Campbell for a Big South Conference match that starts at 10 a.m.
|1. RIVERO, Ericka (ASHW) def. STALLING,Kimberly (NCAT) 7-5, 7-6, 10-8|
|2. MCNALL, Emily (ASHW) def. SCOTT,Jayla (NCAT) 6-4, 6-0|
|3. BOISSEVAIN, Christin (ASHW) def. AUSTIN,Victorea (NCAT) 6-1, 6-1|
|4. SOLDIER, Amryn (ASHW) def. REID,Takeyrah (NCAT) 6-0, 6-0|
|5. LEWIS, Gillian (ASHW) def. HAWKINS,Unique (NCAT) 6-0, 6-2|
|6. ESPARZA,Kendra (NCAT) def. HAMEL, Zoe (ASHW), by default|
|1. HAMEL, Zoe/RIVERO, Ericka (ASHW) def. STALLING,Kimberly/SCOTT,Jayla (NCAT) 8-1|
|2. BOISSEVAIN, Christin/MCNALL, Emily (ASHW) def. AUSTIN,Victorea/REID,Takeyrah (NCAT) 8-0|
|3. SOLDIER, Amryn/LEWIS, Gillian (ASHW) def. HAWKINS,Unique/ESPARZA,Kendra (NCAT) 8-1|