BLACKSBURG, Va. -- The Virginia Tech women’s tennis team defeated Liberty 6-1 Sunday evening in the Burrows-Burleson Tennis Center.
Kelly Williford was dominant at No. 3 as she defeated Alexandra Sheeran 6-0, 6-0. Raluca Mita extended the Tech lead to 3-0 with her 6-2, 6-0 at No. 4 over Brittany Yang.
Isel Martinez-Marcos clinched the win for the Hokies with her 6-2, 6-4 defeat of Rebekah Jenkins at No. 2
Tea Ivanovic retired due to injury at No. 5 to give Nicola Wellman of Liberty the 6-3, 1-4 (Ret.) win and Liberty’s first point of the day.
Emily Lauten got things back on track for the Hokies, though with a 7-5, 6-1 win over Annisha Domenech at No. 6.
Play was rounded out as Ilinca Stoica defeated Cameron Richards 2-6, 6-1, 6-3 at No. 1.
The Hokies are back in action February 16 as they travel to Boston College.
No. 1 Ilinca Stoica/Kelly Williford (VT) def. Alexandra Sheeran/Rebekah Jenkins (LU) 8-0
No. 2 Carol Kahoun/Raluca Mita (VT) def. Brittany Yang/Jessie Boda (LU) 8-4
No. 3 Valerie Thong/Cameron Richard (LU) def. Megan Conley/Mariana Silva (VT) 8-4
Order of finish: 1,3,2*
No. 1 Ilinca Stoica (VT) def. Cameron Richards (LU) 2-6, 6-1, 6-3
No. 2 Isel Martinez-Marcos (VT) def. Rebekah Jenkins (LU) 6-2, 6-4
No. 3 Kelly Williford (VT) def. Alexandra Sheeran (LU) 6-0, 6-0
No. 4 Raluca Mita (VT) def. Brittany Yang (LU) 6-2, 6-0
No. 5 Nicola Wellman (LU) def. Tea Ivanovic (VT) 6-3, 1-4 (Ret.)
No. 6 Emily Lauten (VT) def. Annisha Domenech (LU) 7-5, 6-1
Order of finish: 3,4,2*,5,6,1
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