Women's Tennis Cruises Past New Mexico State
Salt Lake City – Thursday afternoon Utah women's tennis welcomed New Mexico State for a match at the George S. Eccles Tennis Center where the Utes swept the Aggies 5-0 after securing the doubles point and dominating singles play.
The Utes quickly took the doubles point after downing the opposition on third and second courts. Utes Jasmine Rich and Anastasia Goncharova were the first to finish on court three, defeating New Mexico State's third duo 6-1. Quickly following their teammates' victory, Anya Lamoreaux and Lindsay Hung finished in the second court and won 6-2.
During singles play, the Utes dominated and did not drop any sets before the match was clinched. Utah's second point of the match came from court six where Rich defeated her opponent 6-0, 6-1. Closely following her teammate's lead, Hung defeated NMSU's Gavino 6-1, 6-2 at the No. 2 position. Utah's next point came from the third court where Goncharova downed her opposition 6-2, 6-1. Instantly after Goncharova took the match, on the court next to her was Anya Lamoreaux who defeated her opponent 6-1, 6-2 on court five to wrap up the match. The matches on court one and four remained unfinished as the Utes went on to win 5-0.
Utah 5, NMSU 0
1. Madeline Lamoreaux (UTAH) vs. Harsha Challa (NMSU), 5-7, 4-0 dnf.
2. Lindsay Hung (UTAH) def. Chloe Gavino (NMSU), 6-1, 6-2
3. Anastasia Goncharova (UTAH) def. Miranda Bishard (NMSU), 6-2, 6-1
4. Emily Dush (UTAH) vs. Gavi Kalaga (NMSU), 6-4, 5-1 dnf.
5. Anya Lamoreaux (UTAH) def. Bella Nguyen (NMSU), 6-1, 6-2
6. Jasmine Rich (UTAH) def. Lucija Josipovic (NMSU), 6-0, 6-1
1. Madeline Lamoreaux/ Emily Dush (UTAH) vs. Harsha Challa/ Gavi Kalaga (NMSU), 4-3 dnf.
2. Anya Lamoreaux/ Lindsay Hung (UTAH) def. Miranda Bishard/ Bella Nguyen (NMSU), 6-2
3. Jasmine Rich/ Anastasia Goncharova (UTAH) def. Chloe Gavino/ Lucija Josipovic (NMSU), 6-1