Photo Courtesy of Sammy Croft
SPARTANBURG, S.C. – The Lees-McRae College women's tennis team dropped a 5-4 decision at Converse Saturday afternoon to open its conference schedule. The loss moves LMC's spring record to 1-1.
The Bobcats started off Saturday's match well winning two of the three doubles bouts on the day. In singles competition, however, the Valkyries won four of the six tilts to hand LMC its first conference loss of the season.
The complete results of Saturday's match can be found below.
1. Sandy Allen (LMC-W) def. Steffi Kong (CONVERSE) 7-5, 7-6
2. Taylor Parrott (CONVERSE) def. Mackenzie Langmade (LMC-W) 4-6, 6-3, 6-2
3. Kaitlin Knight (CONVERSE) def. Jaden Acklin (LMC-W) 6-1, 6-3
4. Alex Schlesener (CONVERSE) def. Rebecca Pierce (LMC-W) 6-2, 6-0
5. Morgan Hildebrandt (CONVERSE) def. Dakota Tittle (LMC-W) 6-2, 6-0
6. Emily Harrison (LMC-W) def. Charlotte Gayle (CONVERSE) 6-2, 6-1
Lees-McRae will return to action Sunday afternoon when it hosts Pikeville University at 2 p.m. at the LMC Tennis Courts.