Feb. 16, 2014
KNOXVILLE - In a brief one hour and 15 minute match, the University of Tennessee women's tennis team swept Belmont (1-3) Sunday morning finishing with a 4-0 victory in part one of the doubleheader.
Co-Head Coach Mike Patrick got one win closer to 500 with the victory and currently holds a 499-294 career record, 443 of those wins coming while at Tennessee.
Tennessee (2-3) swept the doubles point in a quick 20 minutes as Eve Repic and Victoria Olivarez shut out their opponents of Kendall Warren and Laura Van Eeckhoudt at No. 1 doubles while Tiffany Tavares and Ashlee Boles notched a 6-1 win on court three.
The doubles point was the first one captured for Tennessee this season.
The Lady Vols momentum continued into singles where all six players earned a first set victory over the Bruins dropping just four games during the time and shutting out Belmont on three of the six courts.
Tennessee dropped just three more games during singles play as No. 63 Repic swept Sandra Kancheva 6-0, 6-0 from court one.
A few minutes later Olivarez added to the lead with a 6-1, 6-0 victory from court two and a mere seconds after that Brittany Lindl defeated Warren 6-0, 6-2 on court three to seal the victory.
The Lady Vols return to action later Sunday afternoon when they face Chattanooga at 4 p.m. at the Goodfriend Tennis Center.
Tennis Match Results
Belmont vs Tennessee
Feb 16, 2014 at Knoxville, Tenn.
(Goodfriend Tennis Center)
#27 Tennessee 4, Belmont 0
1. #63 Eve Repic (UT) def. Sandra Kancheva (BELW) 6-0, 6-0
2. Victoria Olivarez (UT) def. Laura Van Eeckhoudt (BELW) 6-1, 6-0
3. Brittany Lindl (UT) def. Kendall Warren (BELW) 6-0, 6-2
4. Laurence Guevremont (UT) vs. Nikki Maciel (BELW) 6-1, 2-1, unfinished
5. Tiffany Tavares (UT) vs. Abbie Mather (BELW) 6-2, 4-2, unfinished
6. Ashlee Boles (UT) vs. Ann Lauren Fiepke (BELW) 6-0, 3-2, unfinished
1. Eve Repic/Victoria Olivarez (UT) def. Kendall Warren/Laura Van Eeckhoudt (BELW) 6-0
2. Ambika Pande/Brittany Lindl (UT) vs. Sandra Kancheva/Nikki Maciel (BELW) 4-2, unfinished
3. Tiffany Tavares/Ashlee Boles (UT) def. Abbie Mather/Maddie Gilley (BELW) 6-1
Tennessee 2-3; National ranking #27
Order of finish: Doubles (1,3); Singles (1,2,3)