Greer, S.C.—The North Greenville women’s tennis team was left still searching for its first win of the 2014 season on Tuesday evening after falling to the Railsplitters of Lincoln Memorial University 7-2 at Greer Country Club in Greer, South Carolina.
NGU’s only wins of the day came in singles matches as Aline Ribeiro dispatched Priscilla Bulandres 6-2, 4-6, 10-6, in three sets. Rebecca Beacham followed Ribeiro with a win of her, taking a three set 0-6, 6-1, 10-3 decision from Roksolana Prudyvus, earning her first singles win of the season.
NGU came up empty in the doubles matches however. Susane Lenz and Maggie Elliot dropped an 8-2 frame to Elena Vasilyeva and Gemma Goodland. Ribeiro and Christina Keissling put together a well fought match, but also fell short 8-6, while Beacham and Victoria Gomez dropped the final doubles frame 8-5.
North Greenville will be back in action on Wednesday when they travel to Spartanburg, South Carolina to take on Wofford University. The Crusaders and Terriers are scheduled for a 2:30 first serve.