Women's Tennis falls to Presbyterian on Sunday

Women's Tennis falls to Presbyterian on Sunday

Photo courtesy of Jacob Turner


CLEMSON, S.C. - The Lees-McRae College women's tennis team fell 7-0 to Division I Presbyterian College on Sunday (Jan. 20) in their first match of 2019.

Sandy Allen and Nursharneem Shamsuddin at No. 1 doubles and Zeynep Cakrier and Mackenzie Langmade at No. 2 doubles each dropped 6-3 decisions in doubles play.

Cakrirer played a tough No. 3 singles match, dropping the first set 7-6 before falling in the second set 6-1.  

The remaining results can be found below.

Presbyterian 7, Lees-McRae 0

Singles competition

1. Tracy Johnson (PC) def. Sandy Allen (LMC) 6-0, 6-0

2. Beth Taylor (PC) def. Nursharneem Shamsuddin (LMC) 6-0, 6-0

3. Jessica Leeman (PC) def. Zeynep Cakirer (LMC) 7-6, 6-1

 4. Ella Rowley (PC) def. Mackenzie Langmade (LMC) 6-1, 6-1

5. Beth Lacey (PC) def. Rebecca Pierce (LMC) 6-0, 6-0

6. Shelly Ray (PC) def. Jaden Acklin (LMC) 6-0, 6-1

Doubles competition

1. Sydney Patton/Jessica Leeman (PC) def. Sandy Allen/Nursharneem Shamsuddin (LMC) 6-3

2. Katie Thompson/Beth Lacey (PC) def. Zeynep Cakirer/Mackenzie Langmade (LMC) 6-3

3. Ella Rowley/Shelly Ray (PC) def. Jaden Acklin/Rebecca Pierce (LMC) 6-0

The Bobcats move to 1-2 on the season, and are back in action on Feb. 9 when they host Warren Wilson College at 12 p.m.

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