Lady Bobcats Roll Lady Trojans

ANDERSON, S.C. - The Lees-McRae College women's tennis team rolled through the Anderson University Trojans, 6-3, Tuesday afternoon in a Conference Carolinas match.

The Lady Bobcats took an early 2-1 lead after Maria/Andrade and Lyndsay Pegram won 9-7 at one doubles, and Cameron Joyce and Christine Vanard won 8-1 at two doubles.

In singles, Lees-McRae wrapped up the match by winning the first four matches. Vanard won 6-2, 6-2 at one singles, and Gabriela Celi followed with a 6-2, 6-1 win at two singles. Pegram responded at three singles with a 6-0, 6-1 win to seal the match. Andrade added the Lady Bobcats final point with a 6-3, 7-5 win.

Lees-McRae improves to 9-6 overall and 5-2 in the conference.

Singles competition

1. Christine Vanard (LMCW) def. Angie Solorzano (AUW) 6-2, 6-2

2. Gabriela Celi (LMCW) def. Marcela Gallegos (AUW) 6-2, 6-1

3. Lyndsay Pegram (LMCW) def. Camie Beaulieu Brune (AUW) 6-0, 6-1

4. Maria Andrade (LMCW) def. Shelby Anderson (AUW) 6-3, 7-5

5. Julie Halbert (AUW) def. Brianna Fulp (LMCW) 6-0, 6-1

6. Emily Weiland (AUW) def. Cameron Joyce (LMCW) 4-2, retired

Doubles competition

1. Maria Andrade/Lyndsay Pegram (LMCW) def. Marcela Gallegos/Shelby Anderson (AUW) 9-7

2. Cameron Joyce/Christine Vanard (LMCW) def. Julie Halbert/Camie Beaulieu Brune (AUW) 8-1

3. Angie Solorzano/Emily Weiland (AUW) def. Gabriela Celi/Brianna Fulp (LMCW) 8-4