UTSA blanks Incarnate Word on Saturday
SAN ANTONIO — UTSA blanked Incarnate Word without dropping a set on Saturday at the Clarence Mabry Tennis Center.
The Roadrunners (2-4) gained the early advantage by winning Nos. 1 and 3 doubles matches by idential 6-2 scores.
Jacobea Junger and Miriam Rosell Canudas downed Andi Botha and Ivana Katavic at the top spot, while Lina Hallgren and Isabelle Jonsson won their third consecutive outing by defeating Kelsey Reblin and Taryn Strahl.
UTSA went on to dominate the Cardinals (0-2) in singles action by sweeping all six matches in straight sets.
Rosell Canudas swept Sarah Savedra without dropping a game on the second court. Meanwhile, Jonsson and Irene Gandara Gonzalez both posted their third straight win at the Nos. 3 and 6 spots. Jonsson got past Botha by scores of 6-1, 6-0, while Gandara Gonzalez handed Reblin a 6-1, 6-1 setback.
The Roadrunners' other victories came from Junger at the No. 1 slot (6-2, 6-2 vs. Katavic), Nicole Karaklis at No. 4 (7-5, 6-2 vs. Jennifer Betancourt) and Hallgren at No. 5 (6-0, 6-2 vs. Strahl).
UTSA will host Louisiana-Lafayette (2-1) at 11 a.m. on Sunday.
UTSA 7, Incarnate Word 0
1. Junger/Rosell Canudas (UTSA) def. Botha/Katavic (UIW) 6-2
2. Betancourt/Savedra (UIW) vs. Garcia-Diaz/Shichkova (UTSA) 4-3, unfinished
3. Hallgren/Jonsson (UTSA) def. Reblin/Strahl (UIW) 6-2
1. Jacobea Junger (UTSA) def. Ivana Katavic (UIW) 6-2, 6-2
2. Miriam Rosell Canudas (UTSA) def. Sarah Savedra (UIW) 6-0, 6-0
3. Isabelle Jonsson (UTSA) def. Andi Botha (UIW) 6-1, 6-0
4. Nicole Karaklis (UTSA) def. Jennifer Betancourt (UIW) 7-5, 6-2
5. Lina Hallgren (UTSA) def. Taryn Strahl (UIW) 6-0, 6-2
6. Irene Gandara Gonzalez (UTSA) def. Kelsey Reblin (UIW) 6-1, 6-1