Lady Netters Stifled by Sewanee

Lady Netters Stifled by Sewanee

The women's tennis team lost to Sewanee in Tennessee on Saturday afternoon, 9-0. After the match time had been rescheduled twice to accomodate tornadoes in the area, the Tigers efficiently handled their business, winning all matches in straight sets.

The Petrels played without Jayme Danielson in the lineup again as the No.'s 1 and 3 doubles combinations were swept 8-0 by their Sewanee couterparts. The No. 2 duo of Caffrey Francis and Clara Reinheimer fought valiantly before succombing 8-6 to give the Tigers each of the three doubles points.

The stout Tigers then dominated singles play in straight sets. Freshman Tricia Groover, playing at No. 5, was the only Petrel to win 3 or more games in a match as she went down 6-2, 6-3. Complete Sewanee match results listed below.

The Lady Netters are now 2-4 on the season and get set for a big week of tennis on Downing Howell Courts that includes home matches with Birmingham-Southern (Friday at noon), Mississippi College (Saturday at 9 a.m.) and Reinhardt (Saturday at 3 p.m.).

 #1 Singles  Caffrey Francis  Jenny Liles  Univ. of the South  6-1,6-0
 #2 Singles  Katarina Te  Bronte Goodhue  Univ. of the South  6-0,6-0
 #3 Singles  Sarah Duff  Elizabeth Lucas  Univ. of the South  6-2,6-0
 #4 Singles  Kate Siess  Anne Gardland  Univ. of the South  6-0,6-0
 #5 Singles  Tricia Groover  Julia Wood  Univ. of the South  6-2,6-3
 #6 Singles  Lauren Martin  Danielle Linhart  Univ. of the South  6-1, 6-1
 #1 Doubles  Sarah Duff
 Katarina Te
 Jenny Liles
 Bronte Goodhue
 Univ. of the South  8-0
 #2 Doubles  Caffrey Francis
 Clara Reinheimer
 Anne Gardland
 Michelle Flume
 Univ. of the South  8-6
 #3 Doubles  Lauren Martin
 Kate Siess
 Elizabeth Lucas
 Mary Taylor Tepper
 Univ. of the South  8-0