WINTER PARK, Fla. (March 10, 2017) – The Tars made easy work of Wayne State, defeating the Warriors 8-1 to capture their second win in a row. With the victory Rollins improves to 6-5 on the year. Wayne State falls below the .500 mark at 8-9 on the season.
The Tars swept through doubles play. Fabiana Vitanza and Alexandra Borg teamed up to win a close battle in the first position, taking the match 9-7. Shannon Etten and Carlye Goldman paired up for the second time this year, improving to 2-0 with an 8-6 win over Lauren Hughes and Ashley Walker. Savanna Fuller and Teresa Kaiser rolled out of the third position, winning their match 8-2.
The Tars dominance continued in singles play, where Rollins took five out of six. Goldman controlled Liz Ghellere in the second position 6-2, 6-1. Borg also earned a straight sets victory, besting Julia Walz 6-3, 6-3. Fuller saw action in the four spot, dominating Hughes 6-1, 6-2. Kaiser and Marie Debruyn both won 6-0, 6-2 out of the fifth and sixth positions respectively.
Rollins will make a journey to the west coast where they will open trip on Sunday, March 12, against Cal State-Los Angeles. The match against the Golden Eagles is set to begin at 8 a.m.