Nov. 7, 2015
DURHAM, N.C. – South Carolina women’s tennis went 2-2 against Texas in singles and 1-1 versus Rice in doubles on Day Two of the Kitty Harrison Invitational, played on the campuses of the University of North Carolina and Duke University.
Playing the No. 1 position this weekend, freshman Paige Cline picked a 7-5, 6-4 victory over Neda Koprcina for her second win of the weekend. Cline has posted an impressive 7-3 record this fall.
Freshman Ellie Zogg claimed the other victory for the Gamecocks, toppling Chelsea Crovetti at No. 3, 3-6, 6-4, 1-0 (5). Sophomore Alison Mills dropped her match to Lana Groenvync, 6-1, 6-1, and freshman Hannah Templeton fell 6-1, 6-2 to Dani Wagland.
In doubles, Cline and Zogg were victorious over Alison Ho and Emily Smith of Rice, 7-5, while Templeton and Mills suffered a 6-1 defeat to Katherin Ip and Solomiya Zinko.
Singles (vs. Texas)
1. Paige Cline (SC) def. Neda Koprcina (UT), 7-5, 6-4
2. Dani Wagland (UT) def. Hannah Templeton (SC), 6-1, 6-1
3. Ellie Zogg (SC) def. Chelsea Crovetti (UT), 3-6, 6-4, 1-0 (5)
4. Lana Groenvynck (UT) def. Alison Mills (SC), 6-1, 6-2
Doubles (vs. Rice)
1. Cline/Zogg (SC) def. Ho/Smith (Rice), 7-5
2. Ip/Zinko (Rice) def. Templeton/Mills (SC), 6-1
10 a.m. vs. Duke