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.
WGOLF Atlantic Sun Conference Championships Jekyll Island, Ga.
Apr 14 1st of 10
SB Furman 7 Johnson City, Tenn.
Apr 16 ETSU 3
SB Furman 0
Apr 16 ETSU 5
BB ETSU 6 Jacksonville, Fla.
Apr 17 Jacksonville University 13
WTRACK War Eagle Invitational Auburn, Ala.
Apr 19 Results
MTRACK War Eagle Invitational Auburn, Ala.
Apr 19 Results
MTEN ETSU 4 Jacksonville, Fla.
Apr 19 Stetson 0
BB ETSU 7 7
Apr 19 Jacksonville University 3
SB ETSU 4
Apr 19 Jacksonville 3
SB ETSU CNCL - rain
Apr 19 Jacksonville
BB ETSU CANC
Apr 19 Jacksonville University
MGOLF Atlantic Sun Championship Braselton, Ga.
Apr 20 Results
WTEN ETSU 4
Apr 20 FGCU 1
MTEN ETSU 4
Apr 20 North Florida 0
SB ETSU CNCL - rain
Apr 20 Jacksonville