Brevard, N.C. - Michelle Prata and Elise Labus recorded singles wins and Jennifer Nyman and Lindsay Hostetter brought home a doubles point, but Mount Olive recorded the win in the rain-delayed match at the McCoy Tennis Complex, 5-3.
Brevard falls to 7-5 on the season, while the Trojans improve to 10-2.
Nyman and Hostetter put the Tornados on the board on court no. 2, topping Marine Becker and Patricia Guedes 8-3, but Molly Lentini and Pietra Viana defeated Claire Dillman and Prata on court no. 1 to even the score with their 8-6 win. Francesca Ceppi and Samara Paldinho topped Labus and Ana Drummond on court no. 3, 8-6, to give the Trojans the 2-1 lead heading into singles play.
Prata and Labus kept the Tornados in the running for the team victory, as Prata topped Ceppi on court no. 3, 6-0, 6-1, while Labus also won in straight sets with a 6-0, 6-4 win over Viana on court no. 4.
Lentini and Guedes put the Trojans within match point, winning on courts 2 and 6, while Becker topped Dillman in the match clincher with a three-set 4-6, 6-3, 6-3 win on court no. 1.
The match between Nyman and Paldinho on court no. 5 went unfinished.
Brevard returns to the road on Tuesday, March 20th, as the Tornados travel to Dahlonega, Ga. to take on North Georgia. First serve in doubles play between the Tornados and the Saints is set for 2:30 p.m.
1. Marine Becker (MOCW) def. Claire Dillman (BCW) 4-6, 6-3, 6-3
2. Molly Lentini (MOCW) def. Lindsay Hostetter (BCW) 7-6, 6-4
3. Michelle Prata (BCW) def. Francesca Ceppi (MOCW) 6-0, 6-1
4. Elise Labus (BCW) def. Pietra Viana (MOCW) 6-0, 6-4
5. Jennifer Nyman (BCW) vs. Samara Paldinho (MOCW) unfinished
6. Patricia Guedes (MOCW) def. Ana Drummond (BCW) 6-0, 6-0
1. Molly Lentini/Pietra Viana (MOCW) def. Claire Dillman/Michelle Prata (BCW) 8-6
2. Jennifer Nyman/Lindsay Hostetter (BCW) def. Marine Becker/Patricia Guedes (MOCW) 8-3
3. Francesca Ceppi/Samara Paldinho (MOCW) def. Elise Labus/Ana Drummond (BCW) 8-6