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Cavs Blank Texas A&M at ITA Indoor Team Championships

The No. 14 Virginia women's tennis team beat No. 7 Texas A&M 4-0 Saturday at the 2014 ITA National Women's Tennis Indoor Team Championships.

The Cavaliers, who lost three matches to Texas A&M last season, won the doubles point and three singles matches to earn the shutout.

Virginia took the doubles point with wins at Nos. 1 and 2. No. 8 Julia Elbaba and freshman Rachel Pierson beat No. 22 Cristina Stancu and Stefania Hristov 6-2 at No. 1. The Cavaliers clinched the point when senior Li Xi and sophomore Danielle Collins beat No. 51 Rutuja Bhosale and Ines Deheza 6-4 at No. 2.

No. 85 Stephanie Nauta made it 2-0 with a 6-1, 6-1 win over Anna Mamalat at No. 4 singles and Epstein made it 3-0 with a 6-2, 6-4 win over Hristov and No. 5. No. 8 Elbaba clinched the win with a 6-1, 6-3 win over No. 14 Stancu at No. 1 singles.

Virginia plays No. 12 Alabama or No. 17 Texas in consolation action Sunday at 6:30 p.m.


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