Guerra wins 20th as UNCG rolls past Cal State Bakersfield
GREENSBORO, N.C. – UNC Greensboro won five of six singles matches in easy straight-set fashion on its way to a 6-1 win Wednesday afternoon over Cal State Bakersfield at Piedmont Indoor Tennis Center.
Alejandra Guerra won her 20th match of the season, raising her mark to 20-7. The junior from Tampico, Mexico has won eight straight matches after downing Nefeli Diamanti, 6-0 and 6-1, on Wednesday. Ranked No. 72 in the nation, she is 8-2 in the spring season.
Freshman Lucy Dougherty also ran her mark to 13-8 on the year with a 6-0, 6-0 shutout of Sara Mijwel, her eighth win in her last nine outings. Also logging wins in singles play were Arielle VonStrolley, Valerie Behr and Britney Cloer.
UNCG (7-4) returns to action on Friday when the Spartans visit Charlotte.
UNCG 6, CSU Bakersfield 1
1. Alejandra Guerra (UNCG) def. Nefeli Diamanti (CSUB) 6-0, 6-1
2. Arielle VonStrolley (UNCG) def. Veronica Dimas (CSUB) 6-1, 6-0
3. Valerie Behr (UNCG) def. Kirstie Jenkins (CSUB) 6-2, 6-1
4. Britney Cloer (UNCG) def. Kaydee Graham (CSUB) 6-1, 6-0
5. Lucy Dougherty (UNCG) def. Sara Mijwel (CSUB) 6-0, 6-0
6. Ashlee Thorneycroft (CSUB) def. Sarah Templeton (UNCG) 6-3, 6-1
1. Alejandra Guerra/Arielle VonStrolley (UNCG) def. Nefeli Diamanti/Kaydee Graham (CSUB) 8-1
2. Britney Cloer/Jessica Eblen (UNCG) def. Sara Mijwel/Ashlee Thorneycroft (CSUB) 8-1
3. Lucy Dougherty/Sarah Templeton (UNCG) def. Veronica Dimas/Kirstie Jenkins (CSUB) 8-2
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