SAINT LEO, Fla. – The No. 4 Saint Leo women's tennis team swept West Virginia State, 9-0, on Monday afternoon as the Lions improved their record to 4-5 on the season.
Saint Leo jumped out to a commanding lead with a 3-0 lead after doubles. The Lions switched things around as Marine Beugre-Guyot paired with Kristyna Jurkova at No. 1 and the duo claimed their match, 8-1. At Flight No. 2, Maja Pindelska teamed with Madeleine Gauthier for an 8-5 win, while Fabiola Cardenas and Katherine Zaatini won 8-0 at No. 3 doubles.
Zaatini then snagged the first singles point for the Lions, as the senior won No. 6 flight, 6-3, 6-0.
Beugre-Guyot handled No. 1's with a 6-1, 6-0 win, while Jurkova won 6-1, 6-3, at No. 3.
Cardenas added a No. 4 win with a 6-2, 6-2 score, while Gauthier won 6-1, 6-1.
The lone battle of a match for singles was at No. 2 Flight as Pindelska took the ninth point for the Lions, 6-4, 2-6, 11-9.
Saint Leo returns to action on Saturday, March 25 for a 12 p.m. match as the Lions host Embry-Riddle.
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