Saturday Night Sweep

Saturday Night Sweep

NASHVILLE, Tenn.  – The Belmont women's tennis team posted its third sweep of the season defeating Cumberland 7-0 Saturday night at Centennial Sportsplex. 

The Bruins grabbed the doubles point with wins at all three spots. 

In singles, Belmont won all six matches giving the Bruins a win.  Freshman Peyton Lee moved up to the No. 2 spot and won her fifth straight match of the season. 

The Bruins are now 5-4 for the season with their second straight win so far.  

Up next for the Bruins includes a hometown match against crosstown rivals, Lipscomb, on March 1. The Lady Bisons are 6-2 on the season having defeated ETSU and WKU, teams the Bruins have already played this season. The match is set for 2 p.m. 

 

Belmont 7, Cumberland (Tenn.) 0

 

Singles competition

1. Drew Hawkins (BELW) def. Jessica Hernandez (CU) 6-3, 6-2

2. Peyton Lee (BELW) def. Ainhoa Garrido (CU) 6-2, 7-5

3. Erin Allen (BELW) def. Marianela Landi (CU) 6-2, 6-4

4. Terra Sheldon (BELW) def. Kylie Humphrey (CU) 6-0, 6-1

5. Lauren Carelli (BELW) def. Stefanie Navaratnam (CU) 6-1, 6-4

6. Nikki Christiansen (BELW) def. Ana Maria Collazos (CU) 6-2, 6-0

 

Doubles competition

1. Drew Hawkins/Peyton Lee (BELW) def. Jessica Hernandez/Ainhoa Garrido (CU) 6-2

2. Maria Plaksina/Terra Sheldon (BELW) def. Marianela Landi/Ana Maria Collazos (CU) 6-0

3. Mical Johnson/Sarah Brackin (BELW) def. Kylie Humphrey/Stefanie Navaratnam (CU) 6-4

 

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