DURHAM, N.C. – Following an undefeated start at the Kitty Harrison Invitational, the Duke women’s tennis team continued its strong run Saturday with a 4-0 showing at the Sheffield Indoor Tennis Center on the campus of Duke University.
Chi, Chen and senior Kaitlyn McCarthy turned their attention to singles to take on James Madison. No. 31 Chi defeated Abby Amos (6-0, 6-3) while No. 12 Chen took down Daria Afanasyeva (6-3, 6-4). No. 84 McCarthy rounded out singles action with a 6-3, 6-1 victory over Jona Roka.
Entering the final month of fall competition, Chi owns an 8-2 ledger while Chen is 4-1 and McCarthy is 6-3.
Duke will face Maryland Sunday at 9 a.m., in singles to close out the Kitty Harrison Invitational.
SINGLES RESULTS | FRIDAY
No. 12 Kelly Chen (Duke) def. Gabby O’Gorman (Penn State) 6-1, 6-3
No. 31 Meible Chi (Duke) def. Olivia Rohrbacher (Penn State) 6-1, 6-2
No. 84 Kaitlyn McCarthy (Duke) def. Olivia Ryan (Penn State) 6-4, 6-2
SINGLES RESULTS | SATURDAY
No. 12 Kelly Chen (Duke) def. Daria Afanasyeva (James Madison) 6-3, 6-4
No. 31 Meible Chi (Duke) def. Abby Amos (James Madison) 6-0, 6-3
No. 84 Kaitlyn McCarthy (Duke) def. Jona Roka (James Madison) 6-3, 6-1