Women's Tennis

Wohlers, Green Power Bobcats Against UVa.-Wise, 5-0

Wohlers, Green Power Bobcats Against UVa.-Wise, 5-0

BANNER ELK, N.C. --- Junior Samantha Wohlers and sophomore Caroline Green powered the Lees-McRae women's tennis team to a 5-0 win against UVa.-Wise Sunday afternoon at the LMC Indoor Courts in Banner Elk, N.C.

The Bobcats (2-4) swept all doubles play while earning the season sweep of UVa.-Wise. The Cavaliers fell to 6-10 with the loss.

Wohlers (Windsor, Ontario, Canada) teamed up with junior Hillary Lutz (Shelby, N.C.) to handle Daria Tyschenko and Bailey Christoforato in No. 1 doubles, 8-1.

Wohlers grabbed her second win on the day with an 8-2 victory against Tyschenko in No. 1 singles.

Green (Columbia, Tenn.) defeated Haley Thacker, 8-1, in No. 2 singles before joining Amanda Chapman (Sunderland, Md.) to upend Thacker and Junetta Nuckles, 8-3, in No. 2 doubles.

Taylor Bost (Jefferson, Ga.) and Rachel Grether (Claremont, Fla.) earned an 8-4 win at No. 3 doubles.

LMC travels to Barton for their Conference Carolinas opener Friday, March 6 at 2 p.m. in Wilson, N.C.

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