March 19, 2014
MURRAY, Ky. - The University of Tennessee women's tennis team completed the doubleheader sweep Wednesday with a 7-0 rout of Western Kentucky at the Purcell Tennis Courts on the campus of Murray State University.
The Lady Vols defeated Murray State earlier in the day by a 7-0 score as well.
Tennessee breezed through doubles play as Brittany Lindl and Joanna Henderson paired up at No. 1 doubles for an 8-1 victory while Eve Repic and Laurence Guevremont bested their No. 2 doubles opponents by the same score. At No. 3 doubles, Ambika Pande and Victoria Olivarez coupled for an 8-2 win.
Lindl continued her successs into singles action as she was the first one finished not allowing a single point to Western Kentucky in a 6-0, 6-0 beating at No. 3 singles. Olivarez matched Lindl's success with a 6-0, 6-0 sweep of her own from the four spot.
Guevremont allowed her opponent to win just one game on the day with a 6-1, 6-0 win at No. 2 singles to capture match point for the Lady Vols. Guevremont's victory was followed by a 6-1, 6-3 win at No. 5 singles by Tiffany Tavares.
Repic came away with a 6-3, 6-2 win at No. 1 singles, and rounding out the day was Ashlee Boles who battled back for a three set victory.
Boles, who fell in a tough first set 6-7, came back from a 5-6 deficit to force a second set tiebreak where she emerged the victor 7-6 to force a third set. In the third set tiebreak Boles came away with the win 10-6.
The Lady Vols will return to SEC action on Friday when they head to Nashville to face Vanderbilt in a women's/men's doubleheader alongside the Tennessee men's tennis team. The Lady Vols will begin action at 4 p.m. immediately followed by the men's match.
Tennis Match Results
Tennessee vs Western Kentucky
Mar 19, 2014 at Murray, Ky.
(Purcell Tennis Courts)
#47 Tennessee 7, Western Kentucky 0
1. #102 Eve Repic (UT) def. Monta Reinfelde (WKU) 6-3, 6-2
2. Laurence Guevremont (UT) def. Maddie Phillips (WKU) 6-1, 6-0
3. Brittany Lindl (UT) def. Carolina Barboza (WKU) 6-0, 6-0
4. Victoria Olivarez (UT) def. Emily Przystawski (WKU) 6-0, 6-0
5. Tiffany Tavares (UT) def. Gabby Crofford (WKU) 6-1, 6-3
6. Ashleey Boles (UT) def. Alex Crofford (WKU) 6-7, 7-6, 1-0 (6)
1. Brittany Lindl/Joanna Henderson (UT) def. Monta Reinfelde/Maddie Phillips (WKU) 8-1
2. Eve Repic/Laurence Guevremont (UT) def. Carolina Barboza/Gabby Crofford (WKU) 8-1
3. Ambika Pande/Victoria Olivarez (UT) def. Emily Przystawski/Alex Crofford (WKU) 8-2
Western Kentucky 4-6
Tennessee 7-8, National ranking #47