No. 4 Mount Olive Upsets No. 1 Limestone In Women's Tennis Semifinals

No. 4 Mount Olive Upsets No. 1 Limestone In Women's Tennis Semifinals

SUMTER, S.C. - No. 4 Mount Olive defeated the No. 1 Saints of Limestone College on Saturday afternoon in the semifinals of the Conference Carolinas Women's Tennis Championship Tournament at the Palmetto Tennis Center in Sumter, S.C.

Location: Palmetto Tennis Center   |   Sumter, S.C.
Results: Box Score   |   Results


  • The Trojans took the early 1-0 lead after winning the doubles point.
  • Lina Maria Alarcon and Arianna Orozco won the No. 1 doubles flight 6-3, while Deike Schipper and Carmen Espinos took the No. 2 doubles flight 7-5. 
  • Limestone opened up singles action with a win in the No. 5 flight to tie the match score at one point each.
  • Mount Olive responded with three singles wins at the No. 1, 3, and 6 flights to clinch the match and upset the No. 1 seeded Saints.
  • Arianna Orozco starting things off at the No. 3 flight with a 6-0, 6-1 win. She was followed by Ece Yuksel, who won the No. 1 flight 6-2, 6-1.
  • Maria Impalea clinched the victory with her 6-4, 6-2 win at the No. 6 flight.


  • No. 4 University of Mount Olive 12-8 | 9-2 CC
  • No. 1 Limestone College 14-7 | 11-0 CC
  • Conference Carolinas Semifinal #4 Mount Olive vs #1 Limestone


The Trojans return to action tomorrow afternoon as they face the No. 2 seeded Lions of Emmanuel College. First serve of the doubles matches begin at 12 p.m. in Sumter, S.C.