UT sophomore Noel Scott drops a straight-set decision in the finals of her singles draw at the Duke Invitational.
CARY, N.C. – Texas sophomore Noel Scott suffered a straight-set defeat in the finals of her singles flight Sunday as play concluded at the Duke Invitational.
Hanna Mar of Duke dealt Scott a 6-1, 6-1 defeat in thefinals of the “White” singles draw. Scott scored one singles win on Friday and two more on Saturday to earn a spot in Sunday’s finals.
Texas resumes fall tournament play next weekend when it hosts the Longhorn Invitational beginning Sept. 21 at UT’s Penick-Allison Tennis Center.
Duke Invitational – Day 3 Texas Results
Blue Singles – Consolation Finals
Elizabeth Epstein (Yale) def. Elizabeth Begley (UT) – 6-3, 3-6, 1-0 (10-4)
Blue Singles – Consolation Third Place
Mara Schmidt (Purdue) def. Annat Rabinovich (UT) – 7-6 (3), 6-0
Black Singles – Fifth Place
Tessa Lyons (UNC) def. Aeriel Ellis (UT) – 6-7 (2), 6-4, 1-0 (10-8)
White Singles – Finals
Hanna Mar (Duke) def. Noel Scott (UT) – 6-1, 6-1
White Singles – Consolation
Emily Zabor (Alabama) def. Juliana Gajic (UT) – 6-3, 7-5