Spartans Record "Nice" Victory Over Stonehill

Spartans Record "Nice" Victory Over Stonehill

TAMPA, Fla. – The University of Tampa tennis team registered its second straight 9-0 victory as it easily handled Stonehill College.

INSIDE THE MATCHUP:
Final: Tampa Spartans 9, Stonehill Skyhawks 0
Records: Tampa (4-2), Stonehill (1-1)
Location: Naimoli & Young Family Tennis Complex | Tampa, Fla.
All-time Series: Tampa leads the all-time series by a tally of 2-0.
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HOW IT HAPPENED:
  • The Spartans took a quick 3-0 lead after sweeping doubles.
  • The top team of Caroline Lozo and Emily Hewland squeeked out a 9-7 win.
  • The two and three teams of Lilley Nice and Maddie Stephens and the three team of Ava Sowell and Danielle Beyes both won 8-1.
  • Lozo was the first to win in singles, taking a 6-0, 6-0 win at number one.
  • After losing the first set in a tiebreak, Hewland rebounded to win 6-4 and 10-4 at two.
  • Nice claimed a 6-2, 6-4 number three victory.
  • At four, Stephens emerged victorious 6-2, 6-1.
  • Sowell took the five event 6-0, 6-3.
  • At six, Gianna Pinasco played to a 6-0, 6-1 victory.

BEYOND THE BOXSCORE:

  • Stephens is a perfect 9-0 in singles play this season. The sophomore is 6-0 at number-four and also won three matches at the UT invite to open the regular season.
  • Nice is a perfect 6-0 in dual match singles play.
  • The Spartans are a perfect 12-0 this season in the number four and five singles slots.

UP NEXT: The Spartans will meet Minnesota State University, Mankato in a neutral site match on Thursday at 7 p.m., in Orlando at Lake Cane Tennis Center.

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