Mars Hill remains undefeated, down Lees-McRae

Mars Hill remains undefeated, down Lees-McRae

MARS HILL, N.C. - The Mars Hill women's tennis team (3-0) came from behind once again to win their third straight contest, defeating Lees-McRae by a score of 5-2 Saturday afternoon at the Hart Tennis Complex.

After dropping the doubles point and one singles match, the Lions reeled off five straight singles wins to take the match.  Victoria Franklin, Haley Steinkamp and Kat Horner all remain undefeated in singles competition.

The Lions host Montreat on Tuesday, October 2nd at the Hart Tennis Complex.  First serve is scheduled for 2:30 p.m.

Singles competition

1. Sandy Allen (LMC-W) def. Evan Lake (MHUW) 2-6, 6-3, 7-5
2. Julianne Launay (MHUW) def. Zeynep Cakrier (LMC-W) 7-5, 1-6, 6-4
3. Sophia Pelaez (MHUW) def. Mackenzie Langmade (LMC-W) 4-6, 7-6, 7-5
4. Victoria Franklin (MHUW) def. Rebecca Pierce (LMC-W) 7-6, 6-1
5. Haley Steinkamp (MHUW) def. Jaden Acklin (LMC-W) 7-6, 7-6
6. Kat Horner (MHUW) def. Dakota Tittle (LMC-W) 6-4, 6-2

Doubles competition

1. Sandy Allen/Zeynep Cakrier (LMC-W) def. Julianne Launay/Evan Lake (MHUW) 6-4
2. Mackenzie Langmade/Jaden Acklin (LMC-W) def. Haley Steinkamp/Victoria Franklin (MHUW) 7-6
3. Sophia Pelaez/Kat Horner (MHUW) def. Dakota Tittle/Rebecca Pierce (LMC-W) 7-6

Match Notes:
Lees-McRae 0-1
Mars Hill 3-0