February 21, 2007

Lady Bobcats Top VIC

The Lees-McRae Lady Bobcats tennis team earned their first win of the season Wednesday afternoon, hosting Virginia Intermont College in non-conference action. The Lady Bobcats record now stands at 1-3.

After dropping the first doubles match, 8-3, the Lady Bobcats came back to wing the next two doubles match ups by identical 8-0 scores to lead 2-1 heading into singles play. Ashley Mayers got things rolling for the Lady Bobcats, earning a hard fought 6-3, 6-1 win over Anna Blome. Cameron Joyce, (pictured top left), clinched the victory for the Lady Bobcats, defeating Kim Stenning 6-0, 6-0.

The Lady Bobcats will now take the road for the next five consecutive matches. The road swing gets started this weekend at St. Andrew's Presbyterian College Saturday. The Lady Bobcats will also take on Coker College Sunday afternoon.

Results:

Anna Blome/Trion Reilly def. Cameron Joyce/Katherine Smith 8-3 VIC

Ashley Mayers/Jenna Simpson def. Kim Stenning/Jessica Tipton 8-0 LMC

Kasey Mabe/Jessica Cline def. Kat Rewilak/Kelsey Duncan 8-0 LMC

Mayers def. Blome 6-3, 6-1 LMC

Mabe def. Reilly 6-2, 6-1 LMC

Joyce def. Stenning 6-0, 6-0 LMC

Simpson def. Tipton 6-2, 6-1 LMC

Smith def. Rewilak 6-0, 6-0 LMC

Katie Hawkins def. Duncan 6-0, 6-0 LMC