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Tennis crushes William Peace for 2nd straight win

March 15, 2014

Raleigh, NC-The Salem College tennis team earned their second straight win with their 7-2 blowout of William Peace. Andrea Akers (Pinnacle, NC) won both her number one singles and number one doubles matches. Salem improves to 2-2 with the win. 

"I am very proud of how we competed even harder today after gaining our first victory last week," said Head Coach Kevin Fleck.

Angela Reavis (Boonville, NC) and Ayla Pruitt (Wilkesboro, NC) also won both their singles and doubles matches. Salem was winning 2-1 after doubles, but took control of the match during singles play.

Coach Fleck said, "Our doubles has continued to improve and gave us a 2-1 lead heading into singles. I am pleased with how we handled the lead and ran away with it in singles. We are excited about our improvements from the previous match and look to continue to build our momentum for our next opponent!" 

Salem 7 - William Peace 2

Doubles
#1 - Salem Andrea Akers and Ayla Pruitt 8 - WPU Kristen Edwards and Zoe Littmann 6
#2 - Salem Ashley Koehler and Angela Reavis 8 - WPU Brooke Campbell and Alex Dixon 4
#3 - Salem Sabrina Sheikh and Samantha Story 4 - WPU Abi Nails and Kayla Zsido 8
 
Singles
#1 - Salem Andrea Akers wins 6-1, 6-1 vs WPU Kristen Edwards
#2 - Salem Ashley Koehler loses 4-6, 3-6 vs WPU Zoe Littmann
#3 - Salem Angela Reavis wins 7-5, 6-1 vs WPU Abi Nails
#4 - Salem Ayla Pruitt wins 6-3, 6-4 vs WPU Alex Dixon
#5 - Salem Samantha Story wins 6-1, 6-3 vs WPU Brooke Campbell
#6 - Salem Sabrina Sheikh wins 6-4, 6-0 vs WPU Kayla Zsido
 
*Exhibition* Salem Ona James wins 8-4 vs WPU Rachel Peoples
*Exhibition* Salem Leia Pruitt loses 4-8 vs WPU Rachel Peoples
 
 
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