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.
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
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.