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Florida State, Georgia Tech, North Carolina and Virginia Advance
CARY, N.C. (theACC.com) – The semifinal field for the 2015 ACC Women’s Tennis Championship in Cary, N.C. is set, as Florida State, Georgia Tech, North Carolina and Virginia advance for a chance to compete in the ACC Championship.
Florida State topped Sunshine State rival No. 2 Miami, 4-3, in a drawn out thriller. The Seminoles took the doubles point and then rattled off victories at No. 3, No. 4 and No. 6 singles with Yukako Noi sealing the match in a three-set battle. Florida State will face No. 6 Georgia Tech tomorrow at 2 p.m.
Georgia Tech upset No. 3 Duke, 4-3, in another nail biter. The Yellow Jackets snagged the doubles point with No. 1 and No. 3 winners and followed that with individual wins at No. 2, No. 4 and No. 6. Paige Hourigan clinched the match with a three-set victory. Georgia Tech will face FSU tomorrow at 2 p.m.
No. 1-ranked North Carolina breezed to a 4-0 victory over No. 9 Virginia Tech. The Tar Heels took advantage of a Hokie team coming off a marathon match last night, winning each singles tilt in straight sets. North Carolina will play No. 4 Virginia tomorrow at 2 p.m. with the match being broadcast live on ESPN3.
Virginia handled No. 5 Clemson with a 4-1 triumph. The Cavaliers move onto the semifinals after taking the doubles point and winning No. 1, No. 2 and No. 4 singles matches. Danielle Collins ended the match for the ‘Hoos, earning the victory in a 6-4, 6-4 decision. Virginia will play the nation’s No. 1 seed, North Carolina, tomorrow at 2 p.m. on ESPN3.