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.
The Gamecocks wrap up the event Sunday with singles matches against Duke at 10 a.m. For team updates, visit www.GamecocksOnline.com or follow the team on Twitter (@GamecockWTennis).
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