March 14, 2007

Lady Bobcats Split

The Lees-McRae Lady Bobcats tennis traveled to Orlando, FL over the spring break for a pair of games with Merrimack and Wayne State, returning home with a 1-1 split. The Lady Bobcats defeated Merrimack 7-2 and fell 9-0 to Wayne State to stand at 3-10, (1-5 CVAC).

Kasey Mabe, (pictured top left), teamed with Cameron Joyce to win her doubles match up 9-7, and also defeated Caitlin Dunn of Merrimack 6-4, 6-4 in the number one singles slot. Joyce defeated Nora Cohill to also go 2-0 against Merrimack. Ashley Mayers teamed with Kate Hawkins, with the both of them also sweeping their matches, 8-3 in doubles play and 6-4, 6-1 and 0-6. 7-5, 6-2 respectively.

Against Wayne State, the Lady Bobcats were dominated in doubles play and unable to get anything going in singles action. Mabe did manage to push Amanda Pressotto to a tie break in their second set, but would eventually fall short.

The Lady Bobcats will return to action Tuesday March 20th hosting Mars Hill College at 2:00pm.

Results: Merrimack

#1 Singles Kasey Mabe def. Caitlin Dunn 6-4,6-4 LMC
#2 Singles Ashley Mayers def. Jessie Lamb 6-4,6-1 LMC
#3 Singles Allison Mincarelli def. Jenna Simpson 6-1,6-0 MC
#4 Singles Katie Hawkins def. Brit Holmes 0-6,7-5,6-2 LMC
#5 Singles Cameron Joyce def. Nora Cohill 7-6(3),6-4 LMC
#6 Singles Kathryn Smith def. Andrea Faris 6-3,6-2 LMC

#1 Doubles Cameron Joyce/Kasey Mabe def. Jessie Lamb/Caitlin Dunn 9-7 LMC
#2 Doubles Ashley Mayers/Katie Hawkins def. Alison Mincarelli/Brit Holmes 8-3 LMC
#3 Doubles Nora Cohill/Elise Dyfour def. Kathryn Smith/Jenna Simpson 8-6 MC


Results: Wayne State


#1 Singles Amanda Pressotto def. Kasey Mabe 6-1, 7-6 (7-2) WSU
#2 Singles Collette Cabot def. Ashley Mayers 6-2, 6-2 WSU
#3 Singles Stephanie Nicolson def. Katie Hawkins 6-1, 6-0 WSU
#4 Singles Dee Mays def. Cameron Joyce 6-0, 6-1 WSU
#5 Singles Meghan Luzod def. Katherine Smith 6-1, 6-1 WSU
#6 Singles Stephanie Van Tuyl def. Jenna Simpson 6-3, 6-0 WSU

#1 Doubles Stephanie Nicolson/Dee Mays def. Kasey Mabe/Cameron Joyce 8-1 WSU
#2 Doubles Amanda Pressotto/Collette Cabot def. Ashley Mayers/Katie Hawkins 8-2 WSU
#3 Doubles Stephanie Van Tuyl/Meghan Luzod def. Kathryn Smith/Jenna Simpson 8-5 WSU