April 5, 2014

Barton Blanks Bobcats, 9-0

BANNER ELK, N.C. --- The Lees-McRae women's tennis team suffered a 9-0 setback to Barton in Conference Carolinas play at the LMC Tennis Courts in Banner Elk, N.C.

The Bulldogs (12-5, 5-3 CC) notched their fourth consecutive victory, including three by shutout. The Bobcats (1-13, 0-7) were unable to claim a point despite strong play from Hillary Lutz.

BC took the No. 2 and 3 doubles by an identical 8-4 score.

Lutz (Shelby, N.C.) battled Ananya Sarkar in No. 2 singles play, but fell 6-2, 6-3.

Samantha Wohlers (Windsor, Ontario, Canada) dropped a 6-3, 6-2 decision at No. 1 singles.

LMC welcomes Belmont Abbey Thursday, April 10 in a CC tilt starting at 3:30 in Banner Elk, N.C.

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