SPARTANBURG, S.C. – Freshman Jacy Smith won the Black Singles bracket at the Wofford Invitational to close out Western Carolina women’s tennis’ fall portion of their 2018-19 schedule.
Smith sliced a swath through the bracket beginning with a 6-0, 6-1 win over Appalachian State’s Shannon O’Brien. In the semi-finals, she defeated Radford’s Malim Falk 6-4, 6-1. In the finals, Smith knocked out the host Terrier’s Lilie Steryvous 3-6, 6-5. 14-12.
The doubles tandem of Carli Deehr and Lauren McCall reached the semi-finals of the White Doubles draw earning a pair of wins. The duo won the opening match 6-4 and moved on after a 6-1 victory before falling 6-1.
In the College Singles draw, Caitlin Ward got an opening round win over UNC Asheville’s Madeline Finley 6-4, 6-3 before falling to Wofford’s Brittney Wilbur 6-3, 6-1.
In Grey Singles, Deehr defeated Radford’s Jeanine Acierto 6-3, 6-2 before falling to Brevard’s Emma Cartledge 6-3, 3-6, 7-10.