March 26, 2011
ASHEVILLE, N.C. – The Coastal Carolina women’s tennis team won its third straight match following its 6-1 win over UNC Asheville Saturday afternoon from the Crowne Plaza Tennis Center.
Coastal Carolina (14-4, 2-0) swept all three doubles matches to take a 1-0 lead after claiming the point. Senior Lexi Bolesky and freshman Mikaela Kristofersson downed Stephanie Schon and Zoe Hamel 8-3 at the No. 1 position, while juniors Miki Bunea and Diana Mortlock bested Devon Cavanaugh and Britney Coler 8-5 at No. 2.
Senior Caitlyn Brooksbank and freshman Maria Hesketh posted an 8-3 victory at No. 3 over Nicki Schon and Jackie McGuirk.
In singles, Bolesky turned in a 6-2, 6-1 win over Cloer at the No. 1 position. Bunea defeated Stephanie Schon 6-3, 6-3 at No. 2, while Kristofersson bested Hames 6-2, 6-4 at No. 4.
Mortlock earned a 6-2, 6-2 win over Nicki Schon at No. 5 before Hesketh downed McGuirk 6-1, 6-1 at the No. 6 position.
Coastal Carolina returns to action Sunday at 10 a.m. when the Chanticleers travel to Cullowhee, N.C., to take on Western Carolina from the Catamount Athletic Complex.
Lexi Bolesky & Mikaela Kristofersson (Coastal Carolina) def. Stephanie Schon & Zoe Hamel (UNC Asheville) 8-3
Miki Bunea & Diana Mortlock (Coastal Carolina) def. Devon Cavanaugh & Britney Cloer (UNC Asheville) 8-5
Caitlyn Brooksbank & Maria Hesketh (Coastal Carolina) def. Nicki Schon & Jackie McGuirk (UNC Asheville) 8-3
Lexi Bolesky (Coastal Carolina) def. Britney Cloer (UNC Asheville) 6-2, 6-1
Miki Bunea (Coastal Carolina) def Stephanie Schon (UNC Asheville) 6-3, 6-3
Devon Cavanaugh (UNC Asheville) def Caitlyn Brooksbank (Coastal Carolina) 6-0, 6-1
Mikaela Kristofersson (Coastal) def. Zoe Hamel (UNC Asheville) 6-2 , 6-4
Diana Mortlock (Coastal Carolina) def. Nicki Schon (UNC Asheville) 6-2 , 6-2
Maria Hesketh (Coastal Carolina) def Jackie McGuirk (UNC Asheville) 6-1, 6-1