tennis-women-d1 flag

University of Virginia Athletics | March 14, 2014

No. 5 Virginia takes to the road to beat No. 13 Michigan, 5-2

Danielle Collins

ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- No. 5 Virginia improved to 10-4 Friday with a 5-2 victory at No. 13 Michigan.

Stephanie Nauta, Julia Elbaba, Rachel Pierson, Danielle Collins and Li Xi posted singles wins for the victorious Cavaliers.

Michigan (8-3) claimed the doubles point with victories at Nos. 3 and 2. Ronit Yurovsky and Laura Ucros defeated No. 41 Nauta and Maci Epstein 8-3 on court three and No. 75 Sarah Lee and Amy Zhu defeated Collins and Xi 8-7(2) on court two.

The Wolverines made the score 2-0 with Zhu's 6-4, 6-2 win over Epstein on court five before Virginia took control of the match.

No. 47 Nauta beat No. 98 Brooke Bolender 1-6, 6-3, 6-1 on court three and Elbaba tied the score at 2-2 with a 6-4, 6-3 win over No. 7 Emina Bektas on court one. No. 55 Pierson gave UVa its first lead with a 6-3, 6-2 win over No. 103 Lee before No. 67 Collins clinched the win with a 6-1, 6-3 decision over No. 20 Yurovsky on court two. Xi beat Ucros 6-2, 7-5 on court six to make the final score 5-2.

These are the 5 most important players in the ACC for the 2019-20 college basketball season

Andy Katz breaks down the five players who will make a difference in the ACC for the coming 2019-20 college basketball season.
READ MORE

11 top power forwards that could win the 2019-20 Karl Malone Award

Here are the top 11 candidates for the 2019-20 Karl Malone Award, handed to the best power forward in the nation.
READ MORE

Yale-Virginia: NCAA men's lacrosse prediction, preview for championship game

Yale and Virginia men's lacrosse are set to battle for the title. Will Yale defend its crown? Can Virginia capitalize on its first championship game appearance in eight years?
READ MORE

Subscribe To Email Updates

Enter your information to receive emails about offers, promotions from NCAA.com and our partners