Score: Western Carolina 5, UNC Wilmington 2
Records: Western Carolina 8-6, UNCW 4-7
Location: Orlando, Fla.
ORLANDO, Fla. – Western Carolina women’s tennis continued its winning ways on the Catamounts’ spring break swing through Florida coming up with a 5-2 win over UNC Wilmington Wednesday.
Western Carolina took the doubles point winning two of the three matches and clinched the match winning four of the six singles matches.
INSIDE THE BOX SCORE:
- Western Carolina got wins at No. 2 and No. 3 doubles to seal the win and earn the doubles point.
- The Catamounts took an early 3-0 lead as Savannah Taranto won at No. 4 singles and Jacy Smith was victorious at No. 2 singles.
- UNCW earned a point as junior Jordan Strickland lost at No. 1 singles in three sets.
- Julia Pezzuco’s win at No. 6 singles clinched the match for the Catamounts.
- Western Carolina has won six of its last seven matches and three straight.
- Rookie Jacy Smith has won six-straight matches at No. 2 singles and nine of her last 10. She currently leads the team with a 10-3 singles record.
Western Carolina will continue to enjoy warm and sunny Florida during their spring trip. They will face Saint Joseph’s at 11:00 a.m. Thursday.
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