Tennis Bounces Back With 6-1 Win Over Georgia Southern
March 20, 2014
CHARLESTON, S.C. - The UMass women's tennis team used a strong start in doubles play followed up by five wins in singles action to post a 6-1 win over Georgia Southern on Thursday afternoon. The match had originally been scheduled for Tuesday, but was postponed due to inclement weather.
The Minutewomen improve to 6-7 overall after the win and yesterday's loss to College of Charleston. UMass will wrap up its three match set in Charleston on Friday against Tulane at 2 PM.
Bokhari, Griffin, and Chanel Glasper all won straight set matches at No. 2, No. 3 and No. 6 singles to seal the win.
After setting the new program record for singles wins yesterday with her 68th, Jessica Podlofsky added to her total with a three-set win at No. 5 singles.
Freshman Aarzoo Malik continued her impressive start at UMass with a straight set win at No. 3 singles to round out the Minutewomen's top performers.
Massachusetts 6, Georgia Southern 1