WILMINGTON, Del. - - The Wilmington University women's tennis team took all nine matches from Jefferson, winning the Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference contest, 7-0, on Saturday afternoon at the Delcastle Tennis Center.
One match went to a third set tiebreak on Saturday, as the rest of them were decided in regulation. The Wildcats (2-2, 2-1 CACC) won all three doubles events to take the point before going on to win all six singles matches.
Marie Rondot was the only Wildcat that needed a third set tiebreak in the singles matches, going on to win, 7-6, 7-5, and 10-6 in the tiebreak at number three singles to close out the sweep.
Andrea Ribalta set the win in motion, being the first to finish their singles match, 6-1 and 6-1, at number six. Laura Gil disposed of the Rams in the fourth singles with a 6-1 and 6-3 decision before Tess Paya won the match at number five singles, 6-2 and 6-0.
Begona Gomar kept the ball rolling with a 6-3, 6-3 victory at number one singles before Anushka Sathe made it a 6-0 contest with a 6-4 and 6-3 victory at number two singles. Rondot closed out the clean sweep at number three singles.
The Wildcats head into October with a pair of road matches, first heading to Concordia on Tuesday. The Wildcats and Clippers last met in the CACC Tournament Semifinals last year, a 5-2 victory for the Wildcats.