Salisbury wins seventh straight with 9-0 victory at LeTourneau
LONGVIEW, Texas – The Salisbury University women's tennis team earned its third straight win on its spring break trip to Texas, and the team's seventh straight win overall, shutting out LeTourneau University on Wednesday afternoon, 9-0.
Salisbury, the No. 9-ranked team in the Atlantic South Region, earned a clean sweep of the singles matches, taking all six in straight sets.
Savage, at No. 2, and sophomore Allison Lutz, at No. 6, each surrendered just one game to their opponent; Savage, who improved to 8-1 on the season, won 6-1, 6-0 while Lutz prevailed 6-0, 6-1.
Senior Victoria Handlin won 6-1, 6-1 at No. 5 while Alban collected a 6-2, 6-1 win at No. 4.
Youlios was a 6-4, 6-0 winner at No. 4 while Poppe had to work for a 7-5 win in her first set before finishing off the victory with a 6-2 win at No. 1.
Thursday at 11 a.m., eastern time, the Sea Gulls conclude their four-match trip in Texas with a neutal-site contest against Centenary (La.) College.