Clemson, S.C. — The Clemson women’s tennis team (5-5, 0-2 ACC) split decisions on Sunday afternoon. The Tigers opened the day with a 7-0 loss to Miami (3-3, 1-1 ACC) but then bounced back to defeat Wofford (3-2, 0-0 SoCon) in their second match of the day.
Eleni Louka and Jenna Thompson earned a 6-3 victory on the No. 1 doubles court, however, the Tigers dropped the decision with losses at lines two and three. At No. 1 singles, Louka jumped out to hot start against the nation’s No. 2 player Estela Perez-Somarriba and led, 4-2, before dropping the first set, 5-7, and ultimately the match, 5-7, 1-6.
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Against Wofford, the Tigers dominated early, as Mackenzy Middlebrooks and Ali DeSpain took Court 2, 6-2, in doubles while Sophia Hatton and Cristina Mayorova clinched the point for Clemson on Court 3, 6-1. In singles, the Tigers won three-straight with Sophia Hatton (6-0, 6-1), Ali DeSpain (6-0, 6-0) and Lana Sipek (6-1, 6-1) each earning a point in the Clemson victory.
The Tigers are back at The Duckworth Family Tennis Facility for another weekend of action starting on Saturday when they host No. 12 Georgia Tech at 2 p.m.
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