The Coastal Carolina University womens tennis team (13-4, 5-0 Big South) won its eighth straight match with a 7-0 sweep of Liberty University April 2 in Lynchburg, Va.
The Chants kept rolling with five straight set wins in singles. Senior Marie Matrka (Wilmington, Ohio) defeated Jonita Randolph 6-1, 6-3 at number one singles. In the other four singles matches, Liberty won a total of only five games. Freshman Sofie Ahlberg (Stockholm, Sweden) and sophomore Sarize Coetzee (Bloemfontein, South Africa) won by matching 6-0, 6-1 counts.
Coastal took 2-of-3 doubles matches, winning both by 8-0 scores.
Coastal will conclude its roadtrip in Virginia Sunday, April 3, against Radford. The match begins at 11 a.m.
Coastal Carolina 7, Liberty 0
1. Marie Matrka (Coastal) def. Jonita Randolph, 6-1, 6-3
2. Virginie Dinh (Coastal) def. Andreea Cotuna, 6-0, 6-2
3. Petra Jantti (Coastal) def. Sarah Henry, 6-1, 6-0
4. Sofie Ahlberg (Coastal) def. Mayra Prado, 6-0, 6-1
5. Sarize Coetzee (Coastal) def. Onastazia DeLuca, 6-0, 6-1
6. Nicole Lemmerer (Coastal) wins by default
1. Randolph/Cotuna (Liberty) def. Matrka/Dinh, 8-6
2. Jantti/Ahlberg (Coastal) def. Martyna Hanusz/Prado, 8-0
3. Coetzee/Rosemary Younger (Coastal) def. DeLuca/Henry, 8-0