Lions sweep Falcons in non-conference play

Lions sweep Falcons in non-conference play

MARS HILL, N.C. - The Mars Hill women's tennis team (7-3) swept visiting Pfeiffer (1-2), 7-0, at the Hart Tennis Complex Saturday afternoon in non-conference play.

The Lions claimed victory in both doubles matches played to secure the point and went on two sweep all five singles matches played.  Evan Lake and Sophia Pelaez each won their singles matches in straight sets by scores of 6-0, 6-0.

Mars Hill returns to the courts on Saturday, February 16th when they take on Coker in South Atlantic Conference play.  Action is slated for a 2 p.m. start.

Singles competition

1. Evan Lake (MHUW) def. Sydney Gray (PFU-W) 6-0, 6-0
2. Sophia Pelaez (MHUW) def. Charlotte Craven (PFU-W) 6-0, 6-0
3. Julianne Launay (MHUW) def. Darby Sherrill (PFU-W) 6-2, 6-1
4. Victoria Franklin (MHUW) def. Haylee Dixon (PFU-W) 6-3, 6-0
5. Kat Horner (MHUW) def. Sydney Honeycutt (PFU-W) 6-3, 6-2

Doubles competition

1. Evan Lake/Julianne Launay (MHUW) def. Charlotte Craven/Sydney Gray (PFU-W) 6-0
2. Sophia Pelaez/Haley Steinkamp (MHUW) def. Darby Sherrill/Haylee Dixon (PFU-W) 6-1
3. Victoria Franklin/Kat Horner (MHUW) def. No player/No player (PFU-W), by walkover

Match Notes:
Pfeiffer 1-2
Mars Hill 7-3