Cuellar, Tamesis win singles, doubles in spring opener vs. Luther

Cuellar, Tamesis win singles, doubles in spring opener vs. Luther

ORLANDO, Fla. – The Salisbury University women's tennis team dropped a 6-3 decision to the Luther Norse to open its spring break trip at the USTA National Campus in Orlando.

BOX SCORE

HOW IT HAPPENED

  • Katherine Tamesis and Veronica Cuellar earned a pair of wins in singles and doubles. As a team, Tamesis and Cuellar secured an 8-5 win over Shelby Cook and Natalia Smith in first doubles.
  • Cuellar battled to win a three-setter in first singles. Cuellar and Sofia Sackett traded the first two sets before Cuellar overcame the second-set loss to earn the 6-3, 2-6, 10-7 victory.
  • Tamesis also outlasted a three-set match in third singles to pick up a point for SU. Tamesis recorded the 6-4, 2-6, 10-8 victory over Cook.

UP NEXT

  • Salisbury continues the spring trip on Monday against the William Smith Herons.

 Salisbury University is a proud member of NCAA Division III with primary membership in the Coast-to-Coast Athletic Conference, along with the New Jersey Athletic Conference for football and the Metropolitan Swimming and Diving Conference for men's and women's swimming. With over 500 student-athletes in 21 varsity sports, SU is recognized as one of the most competitive intercollegiate athletics programs regardless of division, and dedicated coaches and staff that foster excellence on-and-off the field. The Sea Gulls have celebrated 22 team national championships, 24 individual national champions, 186 conference championships and 41 Academic All-Americans.

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