Tennis picks up first win of the season against Wesleyan
April 13, 2013
Columbia, SC-The Salem College tennis team traveled to South Carolina and split two Great South matches with Wesleyan. In two very evenly played games, Salem lost game one 4-5, but came back in game two for a 5-4 win. The Spirits are now 1-8 overall this season and 1-6 in the GSAC.
Andrea Akers (Pinnacle, NC) won all four matches she played at #1 singles and #1 doubles. Angela Reavis (Boonville, NC) also won all four matches she played in at #2 doubles and #1 doubles. In the 1st match, Ayla Pruitt (Wilkesboro, NC) and Samantha Story (Burlington, NC) won # 2 doubles. In the 2nd match, Kenna Amos and Zoe Fawcett won 8-4 at #3 doubles, which was the difference in the match.
|1. Andrea Akers (SAL) def. Katie McIntosh (WC) 6-0, 6-0|
|2. Angela Reavis (SAL) def. Joanna Esposita (WC) 6-3, 6-2|
|3. Lauren Mitchell (WC) def. Samantha Story (SAL) 6-2, 7-5|
|4. Anastasia Kozhakova (WC) def. Ayla Pruitt (SAL) 6-3, 6-1|
|5. Ashley Jackson (WC) def. Z. Fawcett (SAL) 7-6, 6-2|
|6. Fangjie Wu (WC) def. K. Amos (SAL) 6-4, 5-7, 7-5|
|1. Andrea Akers/Angela Reavis (SAL) def. Katie McIntosh/Joanna Esposita (WC) 8-0|
|2. Samantha Story/Ayla Pruitt (SAL) def. Lauren Mitchell/Anastasia Kozhakova (WC) 8-0|
|3. Ashley Jackson/Fangjie Wu (WC) def. Z. Fawcett/S. Shiekh (SAL) 8-2