MINERS
UTEP Tennis Splits Day in Abilene

Junior Rebeca Calvillo


Junior Rebeca Calvillo

March 23, 2013

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ABILENE, Texas - A day after playing No. 20 Texas Tech, UTEP tennis lost, 4-2, to Abilene Christian, which is ranked No. 3 nationally in Division II, but bounced back to take down Texas Permian-Basin, 5-0, at the Teague Events Center on Saturday afternoon.

Match One

Abilene Christian (14-5) took care of business Saturday morning winning all three doubles matches and winning three of five singles matches.

Juniors Gabi Vazquez and Marie Leblond won their matches. Vazquez defeated Brittney Reed, 6-2, 6-7 (4-7), 6-4, at the No. 3 spot and LeBlond won, 6-1, 7-5 over Kaysie Hermsdorf at the No. 4 spot.

Match Two

The Miners (9-9) swept the Falcons (5-2) as they won all three doubles matches and took four singles matches.

Junior Rebeca Calvillo stopped a two-match losing streak at the No. 1 spot as she won her match, 6-2, 6-1, over former Coronado T-Bird, Alehanna Kehr-Gomez. Senior Martina Trierweiler also defeated a former El Paso high school student. Casey Acosta, from Burges High School, lost, 6-0, 6-2, on the No. 2 court.

UTEP will open up Conference USA play when they face Southern Miss in Memphis, Tenn. on March 29.