Women’s Tennis Clinches Third with 7-2 Win

BANNER ELK, N.C. - The Lees-McRae College Lady Bobcats locked up a third place finish in the Conference Carolinas with a 7-2 win over the Pfeiffer University Falcons Saturday afternoon.

The Lady Bobcats swept all three doubles matches and won four of the six singles matches to earn the win.

Lees-McRae improves to 12-6 overall and 8-2 in the conference for third place. They will start conference tournament Friday.

Doubles

1. Andrade/Pegram (LMC) def. Krutkina/Carpenter (PU), 8-3

2. Vanard/Joyce (LMC) def. Dominquez/Billeter (PU), 8-2

3. Celi/Fulp (LMC) def. Thomas/Haefele (PU), 8-4

Singles

1. Vanard (LMC) def. Krutkina (PU), 6-3, 6-4

2. Dominquez (PU) def. Celi (LMC), 6-4, 2-6,6-4

3. Pegram (LMC) def. Billuter (PU), 6-2, 6-4

4. Thomas (PU) def. Andrade (LMC), 6-4, 6-3

5. Fulp (LMC) def. Carpenter (PU), 7-6, 6-4

6. Joyce (LMC) def. Haefele (PU), 3-6, 6-3 (10-4)