The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga women's tennis team dropped a 6-1 match at Elon today. The Lady Mocs grabbed one win each in singles and doubles, but fall to 2-7 on the year and 0-3 in Southern Conference action.
Elon improved to 9-3 overall and 1-0 in the SoCon with the win. Junior Annie Green won her first match of the dual season with a dramatic three-set victory at No. 6 over Laura Graybill. She took the first set, 6-3, before Graybill forced a super-tiebreaker. Green was trailing 9-7 in the tiebreak before grabbing the next four points for the win.
The Lady Mocs return home next weekend when they host Appalachian State at the UTC Tennis Courts. Match time against the Mountaineers is set for 1:00 p.m. (E.S.T.) on Sunday, March 14.
1. Anna Milian/Elisa Simonetti (ELON) def. Emily Hangstefer/Grace Robinette (UTC) - 8-5
2. Jenna Nurik/Shaina Singh (UTC) def. Paige Kensrue/Lauren Sessoms (ELON) - 8-7 (7-5)
3. Briana Berne/Laura Graybill (ELON) def. Charlotte Bossy/Annie Green (UTC) - 8-3
1. Anna Milian (ELON) def. Jenna Nurik (UTC) - 7-6 (7-3), 7-5
2. Paige Kensrue (ELON) def. Shaina Singh (UTC) - 6-2, 6-2
3. Elisa Simonetti (ELON) def. Emily Hangstefer (UTC) - 4-6, 6-3, 6-2
4. Briana Berne (ELON) def. Jennifer Taylor (UTC) - 6-4, 6-3
5. Lauren Sessoms (ELON) def. Charlotte Bossy (UTC) - 7-5, 6-1
6. Annie Green (UTC) def. Laura Graybill (ELON) - 6-3, 4-6, 1-0 (11-9)