Women's Tennis

Bobcats see their winning streak stopped on the road at Mount Olive, 9-0

Bobcats see their winning streak stopped on the road at Mount Olive, 9-0

Photo Courtesy of Deana Acklin

MOUNT OLIVE, N.C. – The Lees-McRae College women's tennis team saw its three-match winning streak come to an end Friday afternoon as Mount Olive triumphed over the Bobcats by a score of 9-0. The loss moves LMC's record to 4-2 overall and 1-2 in conference matches.

The highlight of the match for Lees-McRae was the performance by freshman Sandy Allen. Allen, who did fall to UMO's No. 1 player Sonja Gartner, did push the Trojans' top player to three sets in their bout a top the lineup card.

A complete list of the individual match results can be found below.

Singles competition
1. Sonja Gartner (UMO) def. Sandy Allen (LMC-W) 6-1, 2-6, 10-7
2. Alex Goffin (UMO) def. Mackenzie Langmade (LMC-W) 8-1
3. Areej Fareh (UMO) def. Jaden Acklin (LMC-W) 6-1, 6-0
4. Nicole La Chappelle (UMO) def. Rebecca Pierce (LMC-W) 8-3
5. Jennifer Byrd (UMO) def. Dakota Tittle (LMC-W) 6-0, 6-0
6. Emma Burroughs (UMO) def. Emily Harrison (LMC-W) 8-3
Doubles competition
1. Sonja Gartner/Areej Fareh (UMO) def. Mackenzie Langmade/Sandy Allen (LMC-W) 8-4
2. Alex Goffin/Jennifer Byrd (UMO) def. Jaden Acklin/Rebecca Pierce (LMC-W) 8-2
3. Nicole La Chappelle/Emma Burroughs (UMO) def. Dakota Tittle/Emily Harrison (LMC-W) 8-2

Lees-McRae will look to get back on track Saturday afternoon when it heads to Belmont Abbey for a Conference Carolinas clash. First serve for that contest is set for 1 p.m.

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