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Tennis opens season against Emory and Henry

February 22, 2014

Emory, VA-The Salem College tennis team opened up their 2014 campaign with a 2-7 loss at Emory & Henry of the ODAC today in Virginia. The match was the first for the Spirits under new head coach, Kevin Fleck. Salem won at number three doubles and number six singles. The Spirits fall to 0-1.

Andrea Akers, playing at #1 singles, and Ashley Koehler at number two singles, each improved in their matches. After they both fell 6-0 in their first sets, they each closed the second set with three wins. The young squad continued to improve as the match progressed.

Doubles
#1 Salem Ashely Koehler/Angela Reavis 0 - E&H Stella Di Michele/Taylor Evans 8
#2 Salem Andrea Akers/Ayla Pruitt 2 - E&H Alyssa Wingate/Meredith Yeary 8
#3 Salem Sabrina Sheikh/Sam Story win by Default
 
Singles
#1 Salem Andrea Akers lost 0-6, 3-6 vs E&H Stella Di Michele
#2 Salem Ashely Koehler lost 3-6, 0-6 vs E&H Alyssa Wingate
#3 Salem Angela Reavis lost 0-6, 0-6 vs E&H Taylor Evans
#4 Salem Ayla Pruitt lost 0-6, 0-6 vs E&H Meredith Yeary
#5 Salem Sam Story lost 0-6, 2-6 vs E&H Lauren Riner
#6 Salem Sabrina Sheikh win by Default
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