Women's Tennis

Women’s Tennis notches an 8-1 victory over Pikeville Sunday

Women’s Tennis notches an 8-1 victory over Pikeville Sunday

Photo Courtesy of Sammy Croft

BANNER ELK, N.C. – The Lees-McRae College women's tennis team rebounded from its loss Saturday at Converse with an 8-1 triumph over Pikeville University Sunday afternoon in Banner Elk. The win boosts LMC's record to 2-1 on the season.

The Bobcats began Sunday's contest by winning all three doubles tilts. It is the first time the Bobcats have won all three doubles tilts in a match since February 18, 2017. On the singles side, Lees-McRae won five of the six tilts to boost the team's overall singles record this spring to 10-8.

A complete list of the results can be found below.

Singles competition

1. Sandy Allen (LMC-W) def. Andrea Hurtado (PIKE) 6-1, 6-3

2. Samantha Fraser (PIKE) def. Mackenzie Langmade (LMC-W) 6-4, 6-1

3. Jaden Acklin (LMC-W) def. Camila Agudelo (PIKE) 6-1, 6-1

4. Rebecca Pierce (LMC-W) def. Madison Daniels (PIKE) 8-3

5. Dakota Tittle (LMC-W) def. Cailee Marcum (PIKE) 8-7 (7-3)

6. Emily Harrison (LMC-W) def. Emma Wonn (PIKE) 8-4

Doubles competition

1. Sandy Allen/Mackenzie Langmade (LMC-W) def. Andrea Hurtado/Samantha Fraser (PIKE) 8-5

2. Rebecca Pierce/Jaden Acklin (LMC-W) def. Camila Agudelo/Madison Daniels (PIKE) 8-4

3. Dakota Tittle/Emily Harrison (LMC-W) def. Cailee Marcum/Emma Wonn (PIKE) 8-6

The women's tennis team along with the men's squad will travel to Bluefield, Va. Monday to take on Bluefield College. Start time for those matches is set for noon.

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