Miners Fall Short to Aggies
March 15, 2013
LAS CRUCES, N.M. – The UTEP tennis team took hold of the doubles point, but came up short to NM State, 4-3, at the NM State Tennis Center on Friday afternoon.
The Miners (8-7) won all three doubles matches, but the Aggies (4-7) pulled out four wins during singles play.
On the singles side, Rebeca Calvillo keeps winning at the No. 1 spot. The junior improved to 9-0 (13-2 overall) as she won, 6-3, 6-3, over Jodie Williams and senior Martina Trierweiler took down Denise Van Der Ben, 6-3, 6-3, at the No. 2 spot to improve to 8-6 overall in dual match play.
The Miners will face tennis powerhouse Texas Tech, which is currently ranked No. 21 in the nation, on Friday, March 22 in Lubbock.