March 4, 2008
San Antonio – St. Mary’s University swept to its third win of the season, 9-0, against McMurry University in non-conference collegiate tennis action Saturday morning at the St. Mary’s University Tennis Courts.
Tiffany Edwards (Jr., San Antonio) improved to a team-best 3-1 in singles this season with a 6-1, 6-1, win over Sally Green at number five singles. She later teamed with Rachel Calderon (So., El Paso) to pick up an easy 8-0 win at number three doubles. The pair are 4-2 in doubles play this season, also a team best. Calderon defeated Jeri Crofford, 6-1, 6-1, at number four singles to improve to 3-2.
Vanessa Sholles (So., Paramaribo, Suriname) won her third match of the season, 6-0, 6-1, over Kristin Bray at number one singles. Hayley Harris (Sr., El Campo) won at number two singles, Danielle Aranda (Fr., San Antonio) picked up the victory at number three and Ashley Hernandez (Fr., Cibolo) picked up her second singles win as a Rattler at number six.
With the win the Rattlers improved to 3-3 overall this season. McMurry fell to 2-4. St. Mary’s will return to action this weekend when they travel to Abilene to play in the Abilene Christian Tennis Invitational.
St. Mary’s 9, McMurry 0
San Antonio, Texas
#1 Vanessa Sholles (STMU) def. Kristin Bray (MU), 6-0, 6-1
#2 Hayley Harris (STMU) def. Amy Torti (MU), 6-3, 6-3
#3 Danielle Aranda (STMU) def. Gavee Olson (MU), 4-6, 6-2, 10-8
#4 Rachel Calderon (STMU) def. Jeri Crofford (MU), 6-1, 6-1
#5 Tiffany Edwards (STMU) def. Sally Green (MU), 6-1, 6-1
#6 Ashley Hernandez (STMU) def. Rachel Smith (MU), 6-2, 4-6, 10-5
#1 Harris/Morgan Riddle (STMU) def. Bray/Torti (MU), 8-5
#2 Aranda/Sholles (STMU) def. Crofford/Olson (MU), 8-6
#3 Calderon/Edwards (STMU) def. Anna Blunt/Catherine Qunell (MU), 8-0
Records: St. Mary’s 3-3, McMurry 2-4