Women’s College Tennis Final – Guilford 6, N.C. Wesleyan 3

ROCKY MOUNT, N.C. — Guilford College women’s tennis swept its doubles matches as part of its 6-3 victory over host North Carolina Wesleyan College Wednesday.

Natalie Sutton won her tough second singles match against N.C. Wesleyan’s (0-5) Katie Beeman, 7-6 (7-5), 7-5. Allison Hewitt defeated her fifth singles opponent 6-0, 6-3 and Fernanda Gonzalez won at six singles, 6-3, 6-2.

Guilford’s (3-4) Haley Andrews and Allie Guy won first doubles, 8-6. Kim Kleimeier and Sutton paired to defeat their second-doubles opponents Tori Jones and Bristy Parker, 8-5. Gonzalez and Hewitt secured the Quakers’ sixth win with a 8-2 third doubles performance.

Guilford plays host to Old Dominion Athletic Conference-newcomer Shenandoah University Saturday, Mar. 16. The match will commence at 1:00 p.m. at the McMichael Centennial Class Courts.

Guilford 6, N.C. Wesleyan 3

Singles competition

1. Samia Kacher (NCWW) def. Haley Andrews (GC) 6-3, 6-4
2. Natalie Sutton (GC) def. Katie Beeman (NCWW) 7-6 (7-5), 7-5
3. Tori Jones (NCWW) def. Kim Kleimeier (GC) 2-6, 6-2, 10-7
4. Bristy Parker (NCWW) def. Allie Guy (GC) 6-1, 6-0
5. Allison Hewitt (GC) def. Tija Riley (NCWW) 6-0, 6-3
6. Fernanda Gonzalez (GC) def. Dori Brooks (NCWW) 6-3, 6-2

Doubles competition
1. Haley Andrews/Allie Guy (GC) def. Samia Kacher/Katie Beeman (NCWW) 8-6
2. Kim Kleimeier/Natalie Sutton (GC) def. Tori Jones/Bristy Parker (NCWW) 8-5
3. Fernanda Gonzalez/Allison Hewitt (GC) def. Tija Riley/Dori Brooks (NCWW) 8-2

Match Notes:

Guilford 3-4
N.C. Wesleyan 0-5
Nonconference match