Scotties Too Much For Short-Handed Lady Netters
The women's tennis team fell to Agnes Scott 8-1 on Downing Howell Courts on Thursday evening. Playing without the services of No. 1 singles participant Jayme Danielson, the Petrels could not overcome the Scotties.
The Petrels battled hard at No.'s 2 and 3 singles but were bested by their Scottie couterparts 8-5 and 8-6, respectively to give Agnes Scott all three doubles points.
Caffrey Francis claimed the Petrels lone points of the match by winning a thriller from the No. 1 singles position. She topped Mariel Herrera 7-6 (6), 3-6, 1-0 (11-9) in a grueling match that ended with a double fault from Herrera. Complete match results included below.
The Lady Netters will travel to Sewanee for weekend matches against the Tigers and Transylvania on Saturday, March 3.
|#1 Singles||Caffrey Francis||Mariel Herrera||Oglethorpe University||7-6 (6), 3-6, 1-0 (11-9)|
|#2 Singles||Katarina Te||Emma O'Reilly||Agnes Scott||6-1, 6-0|
|#3 Singles||Sarah Duff||Hannah Kraus||Agnes Scott||6-4, 6-1|
|#4 Singles||Kate Siess||Danielle Patton||Agnes Scott||6-1, 6-2|
|#5 Singles||Clara Reinheimer||Natalie Mayer||Agnes Scott||6-1, 6-1|
|#6 Singles||Tricia Groover||Alexis Mastmeier||Agnes Scott||6-4, 6-4|
|#1 Doubles|| Caffrey Francis
| Emma O'Reilly
|#2 Doubles|| Sarah Duff
| Hannah Kraus
|#3 Doubles|| Clara Reinheimer
| Natalie Mayer