Women's Tennis Concludes Season with Loss in ACC Tournament
April 16, 2009
CARY, N.C. - The Maryland women's tennis team's season ended Thursday afternoon as the No. 6-seed North Carolina defeated the Terps, 4-0, in the opening round of the Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament.
North Carolina clinched the match with Sophie Grabinski's win, 6-2, 6-2, over Maggie MacKeever at the No. 4 slot.
The Heels jumped on the Terps early, taking the doubles point with wins at the top two flights. MacKeever and Karin Lundmark fell to Sanaz Marand and Grabinski, 8-2, while Lisa Miller and Michal Amir lost to Katrina Tsang and Austin Smith by the same score.
With North Carolina's win over Maryland, the Heels advance to face No. 3 Clemson Friday in the quarterfinals.
Thursday's action also saw Wake Forest, Florida State and Virginia advance to the second round.