North Greenville runs league winning streak to five games

North Greenville runs league winning streak to five games
Saturday, April 2, 2016
North Greenville runs league winning streak to five games

Tigerville, S.C. – North Greenville’s Conference Carolinas winning streak touched five games on Saturday as the Crusaders downed Belmont Abbey College 6-3.

Abbey took a 2-1 lead coming out of doubles play as Camille Duhan and Christina Kiessling earned North Greenville’s only doubles win with an 8-2 decision. The Belmont Abbey scored wins in the second and third positions with wins of 8-6 and 8-7.

Duhan earned her second win of the day in singles play with a 6-4/6-0 victory to even the total count at 2-2. Kiessling earned the lead for North Greenville with a 6-3/6-2 singles win that pushed the score to 3-2 in favor of NGU.

Abbey evened the score at 3-3 with a win in the third position but North Greenville locked up the final three victories of the day to down the other Crusaders. Kylie Sandusky earned a 6-3/6-1 win while Fernanda Santos de Lucca scored the match deciding victory with a 6-2/6-2 win. Graysen Elmsalso had a say in the final score as she pulled out a 6-0/6-1 win.

North Greenville improved to 5-0 in league play while improving to 6-6 overall. The Crusaders will travel to Mount Olive on April 8th looking to stay on top of the Conference Carolinas standings.