Tornados sweep singles matches on way to victory over Upper Iowa
Brevard improves to 4-2 on the season
Hilton Head, S.C. - The Tornados women’s tennis team continued their winning ways Monday morning by sweeping the singles matches in topping the Peacocks of Upper Iowa in Hilton Head, S.C.
With the victory, Brevard improves to 4-2 on the season, while Upper Iowa falls to 9-2.
Brevard opened by winning two of the three doubles matches as Lindsay Shaeffer and Kim Dixon combined to defeat Upper Iowa’s Anastasia Dabiza and Courtney Romer, 8-3, and Kayley Duval and Merek Slagle topped Nicole Henry and Jennah Smith, 8-1.
The Peacocks received their lone point of the match as Mallory Cox and Kelsey Montgomery defeated Claire Dillman and Lindsay Hostetter, 8-5, at No. 2 doubles.
In the singles matches, Shaeffer was taken to three sets by Anastasia Dabiza at No. 1 singles before winning 4-6, 6-4, 10-3 but Hostetter, Dillman, Duval, Dixon and Sara Douglas completed the singles sweep without dropping a set in the victory.
Brevard continues play in Hilton Head on Tuesday, March 9th, as the Tornados will take on UNC Pembroke with first serve coming at 8 a.m.
1. Kim Dixon/Lindsay Shaeffer (BCW) def. Anastasia Dabiza/Courtney Romer (UPU) 8-3
2. Mallory Cox/Kelsey Montgomery (UPU) def. Claire Dillman/Lindsay Hostetter (BCW) 8-5
3. Kayley Duval/Merek Slagle (BCW) def. Nicole Henry/Jennah Smith (UPU) 8-1
1. Lindsay Shaeffer (BCW) def. Anastasia Dabiza (UPU) 4-6, 6-4, 10-3
2. Lindsay Hostetter (BCW) def. Courtney Romer (UPU) 6-4, 6-2
3. Claire Dillman (BCW) def. Mallory Cox (UPU) 6-2, 6-2
4. Kayley Duval (BCW) def. Kelsey Montgomery (UPU) 6-1, 6-3
5. Kim Dixon (BCW) def. Jennah Smith (UPU) 6-1, 6-3
6. Sara Douglas (BCW) def. Nicole Henry (UPU) 6-3, 6-1