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#24 ASU Remains Perfect at Home

Jan 31, 2021

TEMPE - The 24th-ranked Sun Devils are a perfect 2-0 at Whiteman Tennis Center following a 7-0 sweep of Northern Arizona Sunday afternoon. The shutout is ASU's third of the season and second at home and featured four two-set sweeps in singles. Senior Tereza Kolarova and freshman Giulia Morlet remain perfect in both singles and doubles, and freshman Marianna Argyrokastriti is a perfect 4-0 in doubles play.

Argyrokastriti and senior Sammi Hampton were the first off the courts in doubles, winning No. 3 6-1. The victory was the pairs third together. ASU clinched the point with another 6-1 win, this time from court two pairing Kolarova/Morlet. No. 50 doubles pair Ilze Hattingh/Lauryn John-Baptiste were ahead 5-2 at No. 1 but their match wen unfinished.
Kolarova wrapped up her singles match first, winning 6-1, 6-1 at No. 6 for the second consecutive match to put the Sun Devils ahead 2-0. She was followed by Argyrokastriti on court five who went 6-3, 6-1. John-Baptiste followed with a 6-2, 6-2 sweep at No. 3 to clinch the match and earn her first home singles victory of the season, and No. 115 Hampton won No. 2 6-4, 6-2. Morlet started off on the wrong foot at no. 4, losing her opening set 3-6 before rallying back to earn a pair of 6-0 set victories.
All eyes then settled on court one where No. 37 Hattingh battled to a three-set tiebreak against Gina Dittmann. After narrowly taking the opening from 7-5, Hattingh went down 6-7 in set two. She then settled into a groove and dug back to win the match 10-8 and earn her second singles victory of the season.

Up Next
ASU returns to the courts Saturday to host Oklahoma at noon. No public attendance is permitted at this time.
Jan 31, 2021 at Tempe, Arizona
(Whiteman Tennis Center)
#24 Arizona State 7, NAU Lumberjacks 0
Singles competition
1. #37 Hattingh,Ilze (ASU) def. DITTMANN, Gina (NAU) 7-5, 6-7, 10-8
2. #115 Hampton,Sammi (ASU) def. MILLARD, Ellie (NAU) 6-4, 6-2
3. John-Baptiste,Lauryn (ASU) def. BLAND, Mimi (NAU) 6-2, 6-2
4. Morlet,Giulia (ASU) def. NEYESTANI, Ava (NAU) 3-6, 6-0, 6-0
5. Argyrokastriti,M (ASU) def. BEAZLEY, Elinor (NAU) 6-3, 6-1
6. Kolarova,Tereza (ASU) def. MOORE, Madi (NAU) 6-1, 6-1
Singles (6,5,3,2,4,1)
Doubles competition
1. #50 Hattingh,Ilze/John-Baptiste,Lauryn (ASU) vs. MILLARD, Ellie/BLAND, Mimi (NAU) 5-2, unfinished
2. Kolarova,Tereza/Morlet,Giulia (ASU) def. BEAZLEY, Elinor/DITTMANN, Gina (NAU) 6-1
3. Hampton,Sammi/Argyrokastriti,M (ASU) def. MOORE, Madi/NEYESTANI, Ava (NAU) 6-1
Doubles (3,2,1);