HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C.- The Sweet Briar College tennis team concluded its annual spring break trip to Hilton Head Island, S.C. with a matchup against Drew University. The two sides played close matches across all courts, but it was the Rangers that emerged victorious, 5-4.
In doubles play, the duo of Samantha Yew and Emily Wandling continued playing strong tennis and took down the duo of Jessica Cheng and Maria Navas Espinal, 8-3. The junior and first-year pairing marked their fourth win together with the victory on court two.
Yew and Wandling carried their strong play over into singles play, where they each picked up a match victory for SBC. Wandling was playing on court three and cruised pass Cheng, 6-2, 6-1. Wandling is now 5-2 on the season in singles play.
Yew also picked up her fifth singles victory by downing Cristina Ricco on court four. The Bronx native won a competitive match, 6-3, 6-4.
First-year Lexi Culley won her second match of the season with a great outing on court six. Culley took down Xylia Bruff, 6-3, 6-2.
The Vixens will return to action on Wednesday, March 15 when they travel to Ferrum College for a match scheduled to start at 4 p.m.