March 15, 2013
MONTGOMERY, Ala. - The Michigan State women's tennis team fell to No. 47 Virginia, 4-0, at day one of the Blue-Gray Tournament on Friday evening. The Spartans are now 10-4 on the season.
Virginia took singles points on courts two, three and six. The teams did not finish the competition after Virginia took the final winning point.
The Spartans will face Pepperdine in day two of the Blue-Gray Tournament. The two teams will match up tomorrow, March 15, at 9:30 a.m.
1 Stephanie Nauta (UV) DNF Marina Bohrer (MSU) 6-1, 3-2
2 Julia Elbaba (UV) def. Catherine Parenteau (MSU) 6-1, 6-2
3 Li Xi (UV) def. Olga Chernova (MSU) 6-0, 6-0
4 Erin Vierra (UV) DNF Emily Meyers (MSU) 6-3, 5-2
5 Caryssa Peretz (UV) DNF Nicole Herzog (MSU) 6-2, 1-1
6 Maria Fuccillo (UV) def. Michaela Silesova (MSU) 6-2, 6-1
1 Erin Vierra/Stephanie Nauta (UV) def. Marina Bohrer/Catherine Parenteau (MSU) 8-0
2 Hana Tomlijanovic/Maria Fuccillo DNF Nicole Herzog/Michaela Silesova (MSU)
3 Julia Elbaba/Li Xi (UV) def. Emily Meyers/Julianne Gruber (MSU) 8-4