Dores Drop Ranked Match

Commodores come up short to No. 2 North Carolina, 7-0

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. – The Vanderbilt women’s tennis team fell to No. 2 North Carolina, 7-0, on Sunday at the Cone-Kenfield Tennis Center.

The Tar Heels swiftly struck first to claim the doubles point with wins at Nos. 2 and 3 over the Dores.

In singles play, North Carolina remained strong to overpower the Commodores.

Freshman Anna Ross fell to Makenna Jones, 6-3, 6-0, followed by No. 36 Alle Sanford outlasting junior Amanda Meyer, 6-3, 6-0, to advance North Carolina’s lead to 3-0 over the Dores.

On court 5, Anika Yarlagadda clinched the match for the Tar Heels with a 6-2, 6-1, win over freshman Dasha Kourkina.

With three courts remaining, the teams decided to play the match out where sophomore Georgia Drummy fell 6-4, 6-2, at No. 1 followed by senior Emma Kurtz coming up short on court 3, 6-2, 6-3.

Marking the final score, 7-0, senior Christina Rosca’s comeback fell short to No. 2 Cameron Morra, 6-2, 6-4.

Vanderbilt will return to action on Feb. 8 to host Miami at the Currey Tennis Center.

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