WINTER PARK, Fla. (March 22, 2012) - Rollins rolled through doubles and was just one singles match away from a shutout as the 10th-ranked Tars beat West Virginia State 8-1 on Thursday.
The win evens Rollins record at 7-7 on the year.
Kayli Ragsdale and Lisa Loft scored an 8-2 win over Brittany Craig and Ana Juarez in the top doubles match. Mariana Salvador and Ashley Rosenberg defeated Andreea Slusarciuc and Jordan Kerns 8-3 in the No. 2 match. Callie Whitlock and Stefania Tkach blanked Clara McAdam and Jana Jones 8-0 at No. 3.
After the doubles sweep, Rollins cruised through singles.
In the No. 1 match, 22nd-ranked Loft beat Craig 6-4, 6-2 and Rosenberg scored a 6-4, 6-0 victory over Slusarciuc at No. 2. Whitlock won 6-0, 6-2 past Kerns, Stoslijevic beat McAdam 6-1, 6-0 at No. 5 and Ragsdale downed Jones 6-1, 6-0.
Rollins will next host Valdosta State Monday, March 26.
West Virginia State vs Rollins
3/22/2012 at Winter Park, Fla.
(Martin Tennis Complex)
#10 Rollins 8, West Virginia State 1
1. #22 Lisa Loft (RC) def. Brittany Craig (WVSU) 6-4, 6-2
2. Ashley Rosenberg (RC) def. Andreea Slusarciuc (WVSU) 6-4, 6-0
3. Ana Juarez (WVSU) def. Mariana Salvador (RC) 6-4, 6-0
4. Callie Whitlock (RC) def. Jordan Kerns (WVSU) 6-0, 6-2
5. Sara Stosljevic (RC) def. Clara McAdam (WVSU) 6-1, 6-0
6. Kayli Ragsdale (RC) def. Jana Jones (WVSU) 6-1, 6-0
1. Kayli Ragsdale/Lisa Loft (RC) def. Brittany Craig/Ana Juarez (WVSU) 8-2
2. Mariana Salvador/Ashley Rosenberg (RC) def. Andreea Slusarciuc/Jordan Kerns (WVSU) 8-3
3. Callie Whitlock/Stefania Tkach (RC) def. Clara McAdam/Jana Jones (WVSU) 8-0
Rollins 7-7; National ranking #8