WINSTON-SALEM – North Carolina A&T picked up its second win of the women’s tennis season with a 6-1 win over Salem College on Friday.
The Aggies took the doubles point as the duo of Kimberly Stalling and Jayla Scott dominated No. 1 doubles with an 8-0 win over Andrea Akers and Ayla Pruitt. The second doubles match was a little tougher, but the tema Lexxus Betts and Kiana Washington pulled out an 8-6 win over Ona James and Leia Pruitt.
The Aggies had to win a few tiebreaker sets in order to win in singles. Kenya Colbert won a tiebreaker match in No. 1 singles while Betts won a tiebreaker in No. 5. The Aggies are not back into action until April 3 when they travel to Salisbury, Md., to face Catawba at 2 p.m.
Tennis Match Results
North Carolina A&T vs Salem College
Mar 21, 2014 at Winston-Salem, N.C.
North Carolina A&T 6, Salem College 1
1. COLBERT,Kenya (NCATW) def. Andrea Akers (SC) 7-5, 3-6, 7-1
2. SCOTT,Jayla (NCATW) def. Ashley Koehler (SC) 6-0, 6-2
3. STALLING,Kimbery (NCATW) def. Angela Reavis (SC) 6-1, 6-0
4. SMITH,Saundra (NCATW) def. Ayla Pruitt (SC) 6-2, 6-1
5. BETTS,Lexxus (NCATW) def. Samantha Story (SC) 6-8, 8-7, 12-10
6. Ona James (SC) def. WASHINGTON,Kiana (NCATW) 7-5, 6-1
1. STALLING,Kimbery/SCOTT,Jayla (NCATW) def. Andrea Akers/Ayla Pruitt (SC) 8-0
2. BETTS,Lexxus/WASHINGTON,Kiana (NCATW) def. Ona James/Leia Pruitt (SC) 8-6