Vandy Continues Play in Miami

Anessa Lee led the way for the No. 20 Commodores during Saturday’s play.

MIAMI – The Vanderbilt women’s tennis team continued play at the Miami Spring Invite Saturday with a half dozen singles matches against top-ranked Texas before playing the host Hurricanes in three doubles matches.

Anessa Lee picked up wins in a singles and doubles to lead the way for the No. 20 Commodores during Saturday’s play.

In singles Lee fought to a three-set win before teaming up with Marcella Cruz in doubles to battle back and force a tie-break that they eventually won 11-9.

Bridget Stammel notched a straight sets singles win, to record her fifth consecutive victory and boost her singles record to 15-2.

SINGLES vs Texas

Charlotte Chavatipon (Texas) def. Holly Staff (Vanderbilt) 6-1, 6-1

Anessa Lee (Vanderbilt) def. Sabina Zeynalova (Texas) 6-4, 0-6, 6-2

Bridget Stammel (Vanderbilt) def. Nicole Rivkin (Texas) 7-5, 6-1

Malaika Rapolu (Texas) def. Marcella Cruz (Vanderbilt) 0-6, 6-1, 6

Marlee Zein (Texas) def. Amy Stevens (Vanderbilt) 7-5, 6-1

Taisiya Pachkaleva (Texas) def. Dasha Kourkina (Vanderbilt) 6-2, 6-0

DOUBLES vs Miami

Daevenia Achong/Maya Tahan (Miami) def. Anna Ross/Staff (Vanderbilt) 6-4

Alexa Noel/Audrey Boch-Collins (Miami) def. Kourkina/Stammel (Vanderbilt) 6-4

Cruz/Lee (Vanderbilt) def. Isabella Pfenning/ Mia Mack (Miami) 7-6(9)

The Miami Spring Invite concludes Sunday with taking on Texas in doubles before closing out the weekend against No. 3 N.C. State in singles.