Dodd Sisters Lead Spartans at NJIT

Dodd Sisters Lead Spartans at NJIT

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Newark, N.J. – USC Upstate sophomores Morgan Dodd and Taylor Dodd each won their singles match but NJIT claimed a 5-2 victory over the Spartans in the ASUN opener at the Naimoli Family Athletic and Recreational Center on Saturday.

NJIT improves to 8-6 overall and 1-0 in league play while USC Upstate drops to 1-12 and 0-1.

The Highlanders won the doubles point with wins at #1 and #2 doubles. Morgan Dodd and Gabriela Cevallos were ahead 5-4 in their #3 doubles match when play was stopped.

At #4 singles, Taylor Dodd was a 6-4, 1-6, 12-10 winner over Alba Rosas Garcia. Morgan Dodd battled back to claim the #6 singles match 3-6, 7-6 (4), 7-4 over Mikayla Hamilton.

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USC Upstate hosts Stetson on Thursday at 10 a.m.

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