March 13, 2013

Guilford Tennis Sweeps Doubles in 6-3 Win over N.C. Wesleyan

GREENSBORO, N.C. Guilford College women's tennis swept its doubles matches as part of its 6-3 victory over visiting North Carolina Wesleyan College Wednesday.

Natalie Sutton won her tough second-singles match against N.C. Wesleyan's (0-5) Katie Beeman, 7-6 (7-5), 7-5. Allison Hewitt defeated her fifth-singles opponent 6-0, 6-3 and Fernanda Gonzalez won at sixth-singles, 6-3, 6-2.

Guilford's (3-4) Haley Andrews and Allie Guy won first doubles, 8-6. Kim Kleimeier and Sutton paired to defeat their second-doubles opponents Tori Jones and Bristy Parker, 8-5. Gonzalez and Hewitt secured the Quakers' sixth win with a 8-2 third doubles performance.

Guilford plays host to Old Dominion Athletic Conference-newcomer Shenandoah University Saturday, Mar. 16. The match will commence at 1:00 p.m. at the McMichael Centennial Class Courts.