The Lees-McRae Lady Bobcats tennis team hosted Mars Hill College Tuesday afternoon, falling 7-2 to the Lady Lions in non conference action. The Lady Bobcats record falls to 3-11.
The Lady Lions held a 2-1 advantage after three doubles matches, using the momentum and their depth to take five singles matches. Renee Roberson, (pictured top left), earned a win in her first collegiate match, 6-3, 6-3, after joining the team upon completion of her basketball season.
The Lady Bobcats will return to the court Wednesday March 21 hosting King College. Matches are set to begin at 3:00pm.
1. Marcie Gruber def. Ashley Mayers 6-2, 6-2 MHC
2. Whitney Stroud def. Katie Hawkins 6-1, 6-0 MHC
3. Pattie La Rouere def. Cameron Joyce 6-2, 6-1 MHC
4. Miranda Dellinger def. Katherine Smith 6-2, 6-4 MHC
5. Kim Blythe def. Jenna Simpson 6-1, 6-0 MHC
6. Renee Roberson def. Karyn Devinney 6-3, 6-3 LMC
1. Gruber/Stroud def. Mayers/Hawkins 8-2 MHC
2. Dellinger/La Rouere def. Smith/Simpson 8-4 MHC
3. Joyce/Roberson def. Blythe/Devinney 8-3 LMC