Hernandez, Humphrey, Garijo Garrido post singles wins for CU at Murray State
Monday, October 8, 2018
Hernandez, Humphrey, Garijo Garrido post singles wins for CU at Murray State
Ainhoa Garijo Garrido collected one singles and one doubles victory at the Murray State Invitational. (Credit Bob Tamboli)

LEBANON, Tenn. – Jessica Hernandez, Kylie Humphrey and Ainhoa Garijo Garrido each posted singles victories while Garijo Garrido and Marianela Landi collected a doubles win for Cumberland women’s tennis over the weekend at the Murray State Invitational in Murray, Ky.

Hernandez defeated Belmont’s Drew Hawkins, 6-3, 6-2, but lost 6-4, 4-6, 10-6, to Murray State’s Stasya Sharapova and 6-1, 7-5, against North Alabama’s Claudia Arroyo.

Humphrey collected a 6-1, 2-6, 10-4, victory over North Alabama’s Claire DeGeorge but dropped a 6-2, 6-1, decision to Belmont’s Nicole Christiansen and lost 6-3, 6-2, to Belmont’s Maria Plaksina.

Garijo Garrido also lost 2-of-3 outings in singles, picking up a 7-5, 7-5, win versus North Alabama’s Nina Linke. She lost 0-6, 6-1, 10-4, to Belmont’s Erin Allen and 6-4, 6-1, to Belmont’s Peyton Lee in the two-day event.

In other singles action, Landi dropped a 6-2, 6-0, decision to Belmont’s Sarah Brackin and lost 6-2, 6-2, to Murray State’s Sara Loncarevic and 6-1, 6-1, to Belmont’s Terra Sheldon.

Stefanie Navaratnam posted a 6-2, 6-0, defeat against North Alabama’s Elise Sickle and lost 6-0, 6-0, to Belmont’s Christiansen and 5-7, 6-1, 10-6, versus Belmont’s Mical Johnson.

In doubles Garijo Garrido and Landi defeated North Alabama’s DeGeorge and Sickle, 6-2, but dropped a 6-4 decision to North Alabama’s Linke and Sydney Flesch.

Hernandez and Humphrey lost 6-2 to North Alabama’s S. Loncarevic and Amina Hadzic and 6-1 against Belmont’s Lee and Drew Hawkins.