AUBURN, Ala. -- Auburn picked up two more wins on Sunday, to improve to 7-1 on the season. The Tigers started the day beating Texas State 6-1 and turned around to sweep Alabama A&M 7-0.
“We had two hard fought matches today,” said Auburn women’s tennis assistant coach Chris Hooshyar. “It was a great opportunity for us to see girls playing in different spots. This was also a great opportunity for us to work on our fitness as we try to become the most fit team in the SEC.”
Andie Dikosavljevic and Alannah Griffin moved to 5-0 in doubles with another win on Sunday. The pair beat Katy Collins and Eva Dench of Texas State 6-0 in the first match. They were winning 4-1 against Alabama A&M when the doubles point was clinched.
Pleun Burgmans and Alizee Michaud both picked up two more wins in doubles for Auburn. Burgmans teamed up with Caroline Turner in the first match for a 6-1 win and paired with Michaud in the second for a dominant 6-0 win. Michaud and Muller improved to 5-1 in the dual-match season with a 6-1 win over Ana Perez and Yadiro Rubio of Texas State.
Freshman Caroline Turner led a dominant singles showing for the Tigers with two big wins to improve to 4-0 on the dual match season. Turner beat Ana Perez of Texas State 6-2, 6-3 and turned around with a convincing 6-0, 6-0 against Alabama A&M.
Auburn women’s tennis will return to action next Saturday, February 13 in a doubleheader against Mercer. The first match starts at 1 p.m. and admission is free. Both matches will be played at Yarbrough Tennis Center.