'Hoos Build Momentum in Win at Boston College

No. 13 Virginia completed its ACC weekend sweep with a 6-1 win over Boston College Sunday afternoon at the BC Flynn Athletics Complex. The Cavaliers, who upset top-ranked Duke 5-2 Friday, improved to 7-2 with their second straight win.

UVa captured the doubles point with a clean sweep on all three courts. Sophomores Danielle Collins, Maci Epstein and Julia Elbaba, and freshman Marie Faure and senior Caryssa Peretz each captured singles wins.

Epstein and sophomore Stephanie Nauta won at No. 2 doubles and No. 3 Elbaba and freshman Rachel Pierson clinched the point with an 8-5 win at No. 1. Collins and Faure added an 8-5 win at No. 3.

No. 53 Collins gave UVa a 2-0 lead with a 6-4, 6-2 win at No. 2 singles. Epstein made it 3-0 with a 6-4, 2-6, 6-1 win at No. 4.

No. 4 Elbaba clinched the win for the second consecutive match with a 6-2, 3-6, 7-5 win at No. 1.

Peretz won 6-3, 6-1 at No. 6 for her first dual win of the season and Faure added a 7-5, 6-2 win at No. 5.

Virginia continues ACC action at Syracuse on Saturday, March 1. First serve is set for 11 a.m.

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