Women's Tennis: Panthers sweep Ferrum for first USA South win

Women's Tennis: Panthers sweep Ferrum for first USA South win

The LaGrange women's tennis team swept Ferrum 9-0 on the road Sunday for its first USA South win. The win enabled the Panthers to split their two-match weekend road trip after a 7-2 loss to Maryville on Saturday.

Caroline Brashier improved her season record to 3-1 by winning both of her matches at #1 singles. Brashier and Kelsey Ellison also won their matches at #1 doubles.

Results:

LaGrange 9, Ferrum 0

Doubles:
1.  Caroline Brashier/Kelsey Ellison (LC) def. K. Swann/M. Martin (FC) 8-1
2.  Leslie Smith/Bri Gooden-Browne (LC) def. R. Harbeck/B. Martin (FC) 8-5
3.  Blake Alford/Morgan McDonald (LC) def. R. Belcher/K. Schultz (FC) 8-5

Singles:
1.   Caroline Brashier (LC) def. Kaitlin Swann (FC) 6-3, 6-3
2.   Kelsey Ellison (LC) def. Rebecca Harbeck (FC) 6-3, 7-5
3.   Blake Alford (LC) def. Megan Martin (FC) 7-6(3), 6-1
4.   Leslie Smith (LC) def. Brittany Martin (FC) 6-0, 0-6, 1-0(1)
5.   Morgan McDonald (LC) def. Rachel Belcher (FC) 6-1, 6-3
6.   Madison McDonald  (LC) def. Kyra Schultz (FC) 6-0, 6-3

Maryville 7, LaGrange 2

Doubles:
1. Caroline Brashier/Kelsey Ellison def. Hutson/Stephens (MC) 8-3
2. Lewis/Little (MC) def. Leslie Smith/Bri Gooden-Browne (LC) 8-5
3. Dew/Jennings (MC) def. Blake Alford/Morgan McDonald (LC) 9-7

Singles:
1. Caroline Brashier (LC) def. Rachel Hutson (MC) 6-1, 6-1
2. Kelly Stephens (MC) def. Kelsey Ellison (LC) 7-5, 6-2
3. Maggie Dew (MC) def. Blake Alford (LC) 6-0, 6-0
4. Maddy Little (MC) def. Leslie Smith (LC)  6-1, 6-0
5. Kayla Lewis (MC) def. Morgan McDonald (LC) 5-7, 6-4, 1-0 (7)
6. Mary Mac Alexander (MC) def. Madison McDonald (LC) 6-2, 6-4