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Lopareva (So., Moscow Russia/School No. 1101) and Bankston (So., Gulfport/Gulfport) defeated Julianna Alvez and Maggie Creekmore 8-4 in No. 1 singles. Lopareva won her No. 1 singles match 6-2, 6-2 over Alvez.
Bankston won 7-6, 6-0 over Creekmore.
Gulf Coast is back on the courts Thursday at Hinds. First serves are set for 1 p.m.
Team: Itawamba 6, Gulf Coast 3
No. 1: Lopareva (GC) def. Alvez, 6-2, 6-2
No. 2: Bankston (GC) def. Creekmore, 7-6, 6-0
No. 3: Kaitlyn Meadows (IT) def. Destiny Davis, 6-0, 6-0
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