Women's Tennis Sweep Senior Day
HATTIESBURG, Miss. - Southern Miss Women's Tennis swept William Carey 4-0 on Friday for its 18th win of the season.
After recognizing Claudia Castella and Elena Roca prior to Friday's match for their four years at Southern Miss, the Golden Eagles swept their eighth match of the season.
Southern Miss clinched the doubles point on courts 1 and 2 in dominating fashion. Arina Amaning and Tjasa Jerse's 6-2 win at No. 1 was their seventh on the season. Rikeetha Pereria and Roca won their third-straight match with a 6-1 finish to make it 1-0 Southern Miss heading in to singles action.
The freshman, Arina Amaning, won her ninth match of the season at No. 1 dropping only two games. Amaning's 6-2, 6-0 win made it a 2-0 Southern Miss lead.
Tanit Lopez Lopez continues to excel at No. 3 after winning her fourth-straight match.
Elena Roca continued her unbeaten season and is now 17-0 on the season. Another win on Senior Day gave Roca her 72nd win at Southern Miss, second in Southern Miss history.
The Golden Eagles travel to Norfolk, Va., next week for the C-USA Championships.