Women's Tennis ACCtion: Thursday, April 1

April 1, 2010

Yellow Jackets Cruise Past Boston College, 6-1

CHESTNUT HILL, Mass. - The Yellow Jackets swept the doubles matches for only the fifth time this season as the 20th-ranked Georgia Tech Women's Tennis team (11-7, 2-3 ACC) defeated Boston College (5-11, 1-6) Thursday afternoon at the Flynn Recreation Complex.

The Jackets opened the day with an early 1-0 lead on the Eagles as the doubles teams of Irina Falconi and Sasha Krupina, Hillary Davis and Lynn Blau and Elizabeth Kilborn and Viet Ha Ngo all earned wins.

Falconi, the nation's top ranked player, pushed the Jackets lead to 2-0 when she earned her 17th victory of the dual-match season with a 6-0, 6-0 win over Alex Kelleher at the top spot in the lineup.

No. 10 Clemson Tops Maryland, 7-0

COLLEGE PARK, MD - The tenth-ranked Clemson women's tennis team pushed its winning streak to six matches with a 7-0 win over Maryland on Thursday in College Park. Clemson (17-3, 5-1 ACC) is now 28-3 all-time against the Terrapins (3-8, 1-5 ACC).

The Tigers swept all nine matchups, and won five of the six singles matches in straight sets. Clemson has now won three of their last four matches 7-0.

Clemson swept the doubles point, as Laurianne Henry and Estefania Balda won 8-1 at flight three, #37 Keri Wong and Ina Hadziselimovic won 8-2 at flight two, and Nelly Ciolkowski and Caroline Magnusson won 9-7 at flight two.