Women's Tennis

Women’s Tennis falls on the road to Catawba, 8-1

Women’s Tennis falls on the road to Catawba, 8-1

Photo Courtesy of Sammy Croft

SALISBURY, N.C. – The Lees-McRae College women's tennis team dropped its fourth straight match Wednesday afternoon to Catawba by a score of 8-1. The loss dips LMC's record to 3-5 overall on the 2016-17 season.

LMC's lone victory Wednesday came in the No. 1 doubles spot where the duo of Caroline Green and Mackenzie Langmade picked up a win over Kristen Rocko and Olivia Woolridge, 8-4. With the win, the team of Green and Langmade improve to 5-3 in doubles action this season.

The rest of the results of Wednesday's match can be found below.

Singles

1. Kristen Rocko (Catawba) def. Caroline Green (LMC) – 6-2, 4-6, 10-6

2. Olivia Wooldridge (Catawba) def. Mackenzie Langmade (LMC) – 6-0, 6-0

3. Marina Geremias (Catawba) def. Jaden Acklin (LMC) – 6-0, 6-0

4. Maddy Henderson (Catawba) def. Rebecca Pierce (LMC) – 6-3, 6-0

5. Emily Corcoran (Catawba) def. Dakota Tittle (LMC) – 6-1, 6-2

6. Kristin Saltus (Catawba) def. Amanda Chapman (LMC) – 6-0, 6-1

Doubles

1. Caroline Green/Mackenzie Langmade (LMC) def. Kristen Rocko/Olivia Wooldridge (Catawba) - 8-4

2. Marina Geremias/Maddy Henderson (Catawba) def. Jaden Acklin/Rebecca Pierce (LMC) – 8-1

3. Emily Corcoran/Kirstin Saltus (Catawba) def. Amanda Chapman/Dakota Tittle (LMC) – 8-2

Lees-McRae will begin a three-match home stand Friday when it hosts Southern Wesleyan in Banner Elk. First serve is set for 2 p.m.

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