PHOENIX, AZ – The Dixie State College women’s tennis team picked up their first win of the 2011 season. They defeated Western New Mexico University 6-3 this afternoon in Phoenix, AZ.
Coach Eric Pelton said, “We had a great showing of a real desire to win today. Every match was close, it was a hard fought battle.”
Sarah Hugues and Lindsay Snow both coming from behind in the 3 set tiebreaker win and clinch the team victory. Davis came back from a set down to win it in a 3rd set tie breaker.
Pelton continued “They really stepped it up when it counted, 4 of the matches came down to end and we pulled out 3 of the 4!”
The Red Storm also take on Hawaii Hilo this evening at 6PM.
Winner: Dixie State College
Position Dixie State College Western New Mexico University Winner Score
#1 Singles Allison Long Doris Berberic Dixie State College 6-3 6-1
#2 Singles Lauren Tarver Nikolina Vukadin Western New Mexico University 6-3 2-6 (10-8)
#3 Singles Hilary Wright Emily Lampman Western New Mexico University 7-6 (3) 6-1
#4 Singles Lindsay Snow Nicole Duenas Dixie State College 6-4 1-6 (10-7)
#5 Singles Sarah Hughes Dena Irvin Dixie State College 6-1 4-6 (10-8)
#6 Singles Adrienne Davis Davida Aragon Dixie State College 6-7 (3) 6-2 (10-2)
#1 Doubles Hilary Wright, Sarah Hughes
Doris Berberic, Nikolina Vukadin Western New Mexico University 8-2
#2 Doubles Lindsay Snow, Lauren Tarver
Emily Lampman, Nicole Duenas Dixie State College 8-5
#3 Doubles Adrienne Davis, Allison Long
Davida Aragon, Dena Irvin Dixie State College 8-4