Women’s Tennis Sweeps Mars Hill, 9-0

MARS HILL, N.C. - The Lady Bobcats tennis team swept the Mars Hill College Lady Lions in a nonconference match, 9-0, Monday afternoon.

After winning the first two doubles matches, Lees-McRae earned a default win at number three doubles to take a 3-0 lead.

Four of the five singles matches played were two set Lees-McRae wins. Christine Vanard fell behind early with a 5-7 set one loss, but rallied to win sets two and three 6-0, 6-2.

The Lady Bobcats will travel to Lincoln Memorial March 4th for their next match at 2 p.m.

Singles

1. Celi (LMC) def Pinate (MHC), 6-2, 7-6

2. Vanard (LMC) def LaRovere (MHC), 5-7, 6-0, 6-2

3. Pegram (LMC) def Jane (MHC), 6-3, 6-2

4. Andrade (LMC) def Aybar (MHC), 6-1, 6-0

5. Joyce (LMC) def Dockery (MHC), 6-0, 6-0

6. LMC default win

Doubles

1. Vanard/Joyce (LMC) def LaRovere/Pinate (MHC), 8-3

2. Celi/Pegram (LMC) def Jane/Abyar (MHC), 8-0

3. LMC default win