Tennis loses final match of the season
April 17, 2009
Sweet Briar, VA- The Salem College tennis team lost their final match of the season at Sweet Briar College (7-2). Lauren Wisen (Madison, OH) won the number six singles match against Rachel Sullivan (6-2, 6-3). Tori Collier (Raleigh, NC) and Amy Allison (Geneva, OH) teamed to win the number two doubles match (8-4). Salem finished the season with a record of 2-8, while Sweet Briar improved to 6-12.
Salem was forced to play without three of their top six players due to injuries. Allison also played a close singles match falling just short of a victory against Ellen Reid.
1. Virginia Edahl (SBC) def. Elise Rouse (SC) 6-0, 6-0
2. Stephanie Nance (SBC) def. Michala Michaux (SC) 6-4, 6-0
3. Leslie Polaski (SBC) def. Tori Collier (SC) 6-2, 6-1
4. Ellen Reid (SBC) def. Amy Allison (SC) 7-5, 6-3
5. Jessica Draper (SBC) def. Sam Niemiec (SC) 6-3, 6-0
6. Lauren Wisen (SC)
def. Rachel Sullivan (SBC) 6-2, 6-3
1. Edahl/Polaski (SBC) def. Rouse/Michaux (SC) 8-4
2. Collier/Allison (SC) def. Nance/Reid (SBC) 8-4
3. Draper/Willis Blair (SBC) def. Niemiec/Jessica Hunter 8-2