Women's Tennis Takes Twin Bill Opener|
Feb. 10, 2018
LAS VEGAS (UNLVRebels.com) - The UNLV women’s tennis team blanked Youngstown State 4-0 in the first of two matches Saturday at the Fertitta Tennis Complex.
The hosts took both completed doubles matches and then swept singles play as the Rebels improved to 4-3 and the Penguins fell to 0-6.
REBEL OF THE MATCH: Jovana Kenic appeared in the singles lineup for a dual match for the first time this season and whitewashed Lucia Zagar on court six, 6-0, 6-0.
STAT OF THE MATCH: UNLV did not lose even a set vs. YSU as it won the first set on all unfinished singles matches.
NEXT FOR THE REBELS: After facing UC Riverside later Saturday, UNLV will play a Mountain West opponent for the first time this season when it hosts Colorado State Sunday starting with doubles play at 10 a.m. Admission to all matches is free of charge.
Doubles competition 1. Aiwen Zhu/En-Pei Huang (UNLV) def. Noelly Longi Nsimba/Anastasiia Khokhlova (YSU) 6-0 2. Anna Bogoslavets/Samantha Li (UNLV) vs. Imaan Hassim/Sofia Macias (YSU) 4-2, unfinished 3. Izumi Asano/Juliet Zhang (UNLV) def. Ana Stroe/Lucia Zagar (YSU) 6-0
Order of finish: Doubles (3,1); Singles (3,6,2)