Dahbi advances to singles flight final at Clemson

Saturday, October 05, 2013

View updated singles draws.

CLEMSON, S.C. (Oct. 5, 2013) - Salma Dahbi paced the ETSU women's tennis team Saturday at the Duckworth Fall College Classic in Clemson, S.C., advancing to a singles flight title match.

Dahbi was tested in the first round of the No. 7 singles flight, dropping the opening set to Kennesaw State's Blaire LaSure, 6-1. However, Dahbi battled back, taking the second set, 6-0, before winning a third-set tie-break, 10-4, to advance to the flight semifinals.

In the semifinals, Dahbi dropped just four total games to Jill Lewis of UNC-Asheville, winning, 6-3, 6-1.

Dahbi will take on Charleston Southern's Alia Nour Sunday in the final round.

In other singles action for the Bucs, Lyn Yee Choo was edged in a third-set tie-break, 5-7, 6-3, 10-8, by Clemson's Tristan Dewar. Anna Gerbasi was eliminated in the opening round of her respective flight, while Sofia Espana advanced to the second round before being eliminated.

Follow ETSU Athletics on Twitter Twitter and become a fan on Facebook Facebook.
MGOLF Puerto Rico Classic San Juan, Puerto Rico
Feb 23 Results
WBB ETSU 46 Final
Feb 23 Samford University 69
MGOLF Puerto Rico Classic San Juan, Puerto Rico
Feb 24 T11 of 15
MBB ETSU 73 F
Feb 26 Citadel 74
WTRACK Southern Conference Championships Birmingham, Ala.
Feb 27 Results
MTEN Tennessee Tech 0 Bristol, Tenn.
Feb 27 ETSU 7
WTEN ETSU 6 Akron, Ohio
Feb 28 Akron 1
WTRACK Southern Conference Championships Birmingham, Ala.
Feb 28 3 of 9
BB Butler 1 Johnson City, Tenn.
Feb 28 ETSU 4
WBB ETSU 42 Final
Feb 28 University of Tennessee at Chattanooga 64
SB ETSU 10 5
Feb 28 Morehead St. 1
SB ETSU 5 Savannah, Ga.
Feb 28 UMBC 7
MBB ETSU 64 F
Feb 28 Mercer 69
BB Butler 9 Johnson City, Tenn.
Feb 28 ETSU 3
BB Butler 6 Johnson City, Tenn.
Mar 1 ETSU 12
BB Radford 1 Johnson City, Tenn.
Mar 3 ETSU 9
WTEN ETSU 3 Rock Hill, S.C.
Mar 4 Winthrop 4
BB ETSU 6 Asheville, N.C.
Mar 4 UNC-Asheville 8