Miles and Zabkar earn singles wins, but UNCG falls to UNCW, 5-2, in women's tennis action
GREENSBORO, NC – UNC Greensboro’s Whitney Miles and Erica Zabkar picked up straight set wins in singles action, but it wasn’t enough as UNC Wilmington picked up a 5-2 win over the Spartans in women’s tennis action Wednesday afternoon.
Miles defeated Lauren Isenhour, 6-4 and 7-6, 7-4 in the tiebreaker, at No. 2 singles. Zabkar breezed to a 6-2, 6-1 win over Molly Molony at No. 3 singles. However, UNCW won all three doubles pro-sets and the remaining four singles matches.
UNCG returns to the courts on Saturday when they host a doubleheader, facing Charlotte at 10 am and North Carolina A&T at 4 pm.
UNCW 5, UNCG 2
SINGLES: Lindsey Hess (UNCW) def. Emily Wade 6-1, 6-1; Whitney Miles (UNCG) def. Lauren Isenhour 6-4, 7-6 (7-4); Erica Zabkar (UNCG) def. Molly Molony 6-2, 6-1; Katie Carlson (UNCW) def. Lourdes Moran 6-2, 6-0; Kristin Mears (UNCW) def. Sophie Rychlik 6-0, 6-2; Cassie Martin (UNCW) def. Sarah Templeton 2-6, 7-5, 1-0 (10-4).
DOUBLES: Hess/Molony (UNCW) def. Wade/Rychlik 8-5; Isenhour/Mears (UNCW) def. Miles/Moran 9-7; Martin/Carlson (UNCW) def. Zabkar/Templeton 8-1.
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