Bristol, TN—North Greenville earned a crucial Conference Carolinas win on Friday afternoon, cruising to a 9-0 win over the Tornado.
NGU gained a 3-0 lead after sweeping the doubles portion of the afternoon. Maria Vargas and Rebecca Beacham earned the first win of the day with a 6-2 victory. Christina Keissling and Camille Duhan gave the Crusaders a 2-0 lead with a 6-1 win while Aline Ribeiro and Harley Smith were credited a win by default.
The Crusaders were just as dominant in singles play. Vargas and Beacham gave the Crusaders a 5-0 lead, clinching the conference win with 7-5/6-1 and 6-2/6-3 wins in the first two singles sets of the day. Camillie Duhan, Ribeiro, and Hartley Smith all earned a set of 8-1 wins while Christina Keissling earned the win by forfeit.
North Greenville improved to 4-5 overall and 2-1 in league play after Friday's win over the Tornado. NGU will take on Lees-McRae on Saturday afternoon in Banner Elk, North Carolina at 12pm.