Women's tennis falls to Sewanee 7-1
Thursday, February 10, 2022
Women's tennis falls to Sewanee 7-1
Jessica Hernandez (Credit: Bob Tamboli)

SEWANEE, Tenn.--Cumberland falls on the road to Sewanee, 7-3. 

Sewanee picked up two out of three doubles matches as Jessica Hernandez and Kaede Hatano defeated Ansley Carpenter and Nicole Nowak in tiebreakers. 

In singles action, Hernandez won the only match of the day for Cumberland. She posted a 7-5, 6-3 win over Brooke Despriet. The rest of the combined to win just 12 games, but all lost in straight sets. 

The Phoenix will be in action again on March 2nd in their home opener against Indiana Wesleyan.

Singles competition
1. Jessica Hernandez (CU) def. Brooke Despriet (SEWANEE) 7-5, 6-3
2. Alice Hall (SEWANEE) def.Elina Sungatullina (CU) 6-3, 6-0
3. Ansley Carpenter (SEWANEE) def. Maria Arbelaez (CU) 6-2, 6-1
4. Sarah Livingston (SEWANEE) def. Kaede Hatano 6-2, 6-0
5. Nat Nassar (SEWANEE) def.Carly Earnhardt (CU) 6-0, 6-1
6. Carol Adams (SEWANEE) def. Lara Zugasti (CU) 6-0, 6-3
Doubles competition
1. Despriet/Hall (SEWANEE) def. Arbelaez/Sungatullina (CU) 8-0
2. Hernandez/Hatano (CU) def. Carpenter/Nowak (SEWANEE) 8-7 (8-6)
3. Besh/Caldwell (SEWANEE) def. Zugasti/Leisibach (CU) 8-3