The No. 41 NC State women’s tennis team travels to face No. 31 South Carolina on Friday afternoon before returning home to host No. 72 Princeton at 1 pm in the J.W. Isenhour Tennis Center on Sunday. South Carolina enters the match with a perfect 5-0 record while Princeton is 5-2 for the season.
A pair of singles competitors who are 5-1 so far on the season leads the Pack. Julia Roach sits at 5-1 on the season and recently moved into second place all-time in program history for singles victories. She is also third in doubles wins and second in winning percentage in singles matches. Catherine Grotz is also currently 5-1 playing at the No. 4, No. 5 and No. 6 position. Roach has also paired with teammate Lenka Hojckova to go 5-0 at No. 2 doubles this season.
South Carolina checks in at No. 31 in the latest ITA rankings with a pair of teammates also ranked. Gira Schofield is ranked No. 35 in singles and Ana Zubori is ranked No. 56. They come together to form the No. 17 doubles tandem in the nation as well. Princeton is ranked No. 72 in the latest rankings and is led by No. 1 singles player Melissa Saiontz.
Live video of the match against Princeton will be available by going to ACCSelect.com. Live stats will also be available for the Princeton match by clicking here.