JONESBORO, Ark. (3/25/23) – The Arkansas State women’s tennis team dropped a hard-fought doubles point and fell by a score of 6-1 against ULM Saturday at the A-State Tennis Complex.
ULM (4-12, 2-3 Sun Belt) grabbed the early advantage in doubles with a 6-1 win on court three over the pair of Anna Borovinskaya and Abigail Thurmer. The Warhawks clinched the point winning 7-5 in a tiebreak on court two against the pair of Rebecca Brody and Yasmine Thumbert. At the time the doubles point was clinched, Sarah Millard and Sofia Vdovychenko faced a 6-5 deficit on court one.
A-State (1-9, 0-4 Sun Belt) fell behind 2-0 with Giovanna Pereira topping Vdovychenko 6-0, 6-1 on court four. ULM grabbed a 3-0 lead with Alessandra Anghel topping Millard 6-1, 6-1 on court one. The Warhawks clinched the match with Angela del Campo Suarez registering a 6-1, 6-2 decision on court three against Thurmer. Brody came up short 6-1, 6-4 on court two against Alice Klinteby and Borovinskaya lost 6-2, 6-2 to Tamara Bachmann to give ULM the 6-0 advantage. Going to a third set tiebreak, Humbert took the third 10-3 to win 6-2, 3-6, 10-3 over Mariam Hatem.
A-State hits the road to visit Old Dominion (April 1) and James Madison (April 2) next weekend. For the latest on A-State tennis, follow the team on Twitter (@AStateTennis), Facebook (/AStateTennis) and Instagram (@astatetennis).
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