Women's Tennis Tops Alabama A&M, 7-0
Feb. 19, 2011
AUBURN, Ala. - The 63rd-ranked Auburn women's tennis team hosted its first home meet Saturday against the Bulldogs of Alabama A&M in the first match of a double header and came away with a 7-0 win.
"Our schedule up to this point has been pretty ambitious and we showed some promise so it was nice to get a bit of a breather," head coach Tim Gray said. "We wanted the team to stay focused and work on the things we have been working on. They did a good job and we will need to keep the momentum going in to the afternoon match."
Alabama A&M did not field a third doubles team, therefore forfeiting the final doubles match.
Auburn continued its dominant performance in singles play. Kurteva, Taylor Cotten, Kasler and Bennett all earned 6-0, 6-0 victories for the Tigers.
Caroline Thornton finished her match on court two with a 6-1, 6-2 victory. Finishing singles play was Schippers, who defeated A&M's Denise Cherry 6-1,6-1.
The Tigers will play out their second match of this double header against Memphis at 3 p.m. The match will be held at the Yarbrough Tennis Center and admission is free.
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