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NASHVILLE, Tenn. - The University of Tennessee women's tennis team kicked off their three game road trip with a 5-0 win Thursday afternoon over Tennessee State in Nashville.
With the win the Lady Vols improve to 11-8 on the season.
UT let up just one game on the day during the match, routing the Tigers at No. 1, 2 and 4 singles by 6-0, 6-0 scores.
Mimi Fotopoulos got the start at No. 1 singles on the day while Jesse Grace and Kayla McMurry earned their second victories of the year with No. 2 and No. 4 singles sweeps.
At No. 3 singles, Sarah Toti bested her Tennessee State counterpart 6-1, 6-0 and rounding out the day, Caitlyn Williams was up 1-0 in the first set before her Tiger opponent retired at No. 5 singles.
The Lady Vols will continue their road trip when they head to Tuscaloosa on Friday late afternoon meeting with the No. 8 Crimson Tide beginning at 4 p.m. ET/3 p.m. CT
#24 Tennessee vs. Tennessee State
April 11, 2013
UT 5, TSU 0
1. Mimi Fotopoulos UT def. Shardel Sliber TSU 6-0, 6-0
2. Jesse Grace UT def. Attallah Eiland TSU 6-0, 6-0
3. Sarah Toti UT def. Kryston Mason TSU 6-1, 6-0
4. Kayla McMurry UT def. London Thomas TSU 6-0, 6-0
5. Caitlyn Williams UT def. L. Hornsby TSU 1-0, ret.
1. Mimi Fotopoulos/Sarah Toti UT vs. Attallah Eiland/Shardel Sliber TSU DNP
2. Jesse Grace/Kayla McMurry UT vs. Kryston Mason/London Thomas TSU DNP
Tennessee State (0-15)