LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland won all three doubles matches and lost just two games in six singles outings, as the 13th-ranked Phoenix swept Bethel University, 9-0, in women’s tennis action Friday at the Tommy Gray Memorial Courts.
Cumberland (6-1) takes on sixth-ranked William Woods University Saturday at 10 a.m., continuing a five-match homestand.
Ainhoa Garijo Garrido and Jessica Hernandez recorded an 8-1 victory at No. 1 doubles over Marcela Donatoni and Rosselle Dorero while Kyle Humphrey and Stefanie Navaratnam won 8-0 at No. 2 versus Allison Smarsh and Brooke Daniels. Ana María Collazos and Ksenija Dmotrovic recorded an 8-0 triumph at No. 3 against London Martin and Amanda Farias.
In singles Humphrey defeated Martin, 6-0, 6-0, at No. 3 and Marianela Landi collected a victory against Dorero at No. 2 by the same score to clinch the match. Hernandez posted a 6-2, 6-0, win at No. 1 versus Donatoni while Collazos recorded a 6-0, 6-0, victory at No. 4 over Smarsh.
Dmitrovic netted a 6-0, 6-0, win at No. 5 against Daniels and Navaratnam won by the same score at No. 6 versus Farias at No. 6.
#13 Cumberland University 9, Bethel University 0
1. Jessica Hernandez (CU) def. Marcela Donatoni (BETH), 6-2 6-0
2. Marianela Landi (CU) def. Rosselle Dorero (BETH), 6-0, 6-0
3. Kylie Humphrey (CU) def. London Martin (BETH), 6-0, 6-0
4. Ana María Collazos (CU) def. Allison Smarsh (BETH), 6-0, 6-0
5. Ksenija Dmitrovic (CU) def. Brooke Daniels (BETH), 6-0, 6-0
6. Stefanie Navaratnam (CU) def. Amanda Farias (BETH), 6-0, 6-0
1. Ainhoa Garijo Garrido-Hernandez (CU) def. Donatoni-Donero (BETH), 8-1
2. Humphrey-Navaratnam (CU) def. Smarsh-Daniels (BETH), 8-0
3. Collazos-Dmitrovic (CU) def. Martin-Farias (BETH), 8-0
Order of Finish: Doubles (3,2,1); Singles (3,2,1,4,5,6)