BUIES CREEK (April 5, 2018) – The North Carolina A&T women’s tennis team lost a tough road match to Campbell 7-0 at the Nisbet Tennis Center.
Sophomore Renata Ruiz played an intense match at No. 5 singles against Isabel Boada. Ruiz found success early capturing the first set 6-4. Boada climbed her way back into the match taking the second set 6-3 over Ruiz. Ruiz would eventually succumb to her adversary, dropping the tiebreaker set 10-2.
At No. 1 singles, Fabiana Ramirez battled it out with Ana Castillo in a long matchup despite only being two sets. Ramirez made Castillo earn every point not giving her anything on unforced errors. Despite her best effort, Ramirez came up short losing to Castillo 6-4, 6-3.
Kanishka Chawla had a pair of mirrored sets falling to Georgina Segarra 6-3, 6-3 in the No. 6 position. Khalia Powell was defeated by Alexandra Andrivot 6-2, 6-3 while Nadia Hilton-Adams was defeated 6-2, 6-4 in the No. 4 singles by Alexandra Nicoara.
Campbell swept doubles giving them the doubles point.
The Aggies will travel to East Carolina on Saturday to take on the Pirates at the ECU indoor tennis center with the action starting at 3 p.m.
North Carolina A&T vs Campbell
Campbell 7, North Carolina A&T 0
- Ana Castillo (CAMP) def. RAMIREZ,Fabiana (NCATW) 6-4, 6-3
- Alexandra Andrivot (CAMP) def. POWELL,Khalia (NCATW) 6-2, 6-3
- Lou Regen (CAMP) def. MARTINEZ,Angelica (NCATW) 6-0, 6-0
- Alexandra Nicoara (CAMP) def. HILTON-ADAMS,Nadia (NCATW) 6-2, 6-4
- Isabel Boada (CAMP) def. RUIZ RABADAN,Renata (NCATW) 4-6, 6-3, 10-2
- Georgina Segarra (CAMP) def. CHAWLA,Kanishka (NCATW) 6-3, 6-3
- Alexandra Andrivot/Isabel Boada (CAMP) def. RAMIREZ,Fabiana/POWELL,Khalia (NCATW) 6-3
- Ana Castillo/Georgina Segarra (CAMP) def. HILTON-ADAMS,Nadia/RUIZ RABADAN,Renata (NCATW) 6-3
- Lou Regen/Lea Cutura (CAMP) def. MARTINEZ,Angelica/CHAWLA,Kanishka (NCATW) 6-2
North Carolina A&T 1-17, 1-3 MEAC
Order of finish: Doubles (3,1,2); Singles (3,4,2,6,1,5)
Official: Karen Tsang