WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.- The NC A&T Women’s tennis team completed day two of the Wake Forest Invitational on Saturday.
Day 2 yielded a few more victories than day 1 of for the Aggie women. Alexxus Morgan won the only singles match 6-4 6-4 over her opponent. The Doubles team of Scott and Colbert won the doubles match in close win 8-7. Kayla Jefferson lost a close singles match in three sets after taking the first set drop a close 2nd set 7-6 (10) and finally subcombing to her opponent 6-3 in the final Set.
Day 2 Highlights
Round 3 Doubles
B Doubles Scott/Colbert (NCA&T) Def Cappanolo/Zaytoun (NC St) 8-7 (4)
C Doubles Sandy/Cumpa (WVSU) Def Hilton/Powell (NCA&T) 8-5
D Doubles Chambers/Johnson (WVSU) Def Smith/Goodridge (NCA&T) 8-5
Round 2 Singles
B Singles: Steph Falcon (UNCG) Def Kenya Colbert (NCA&T) 6-1 6-0
D Singles: Faith Atiso (ODU) Def Jayla Scott (NCA&T) W/O
E Singles: Nona Ruppert (USC Upst.) Def Nadia Hilton (NCA&T) 6-3 6-4
F Singles: Sarah King (App) Def Khalia Powell (NCA&T) 6-2-7-5
G Singles: Alexxus Morgan (NCA&T) Def Lauren Chambers (WVSU) 6-4 6-4
H Singles: Christine Johnson (WVSU) Def Kayla Jefferson (NCA&T) 2-6, 7-6 (10), 6-3
The Sunday at the Wake Forest Invitational. Play will begin at 9 a.m. with one round of doubles play, including the championship matches, followed by the same format for singles play.