Women's Tennis: Panthers celebrate Senior Night with win over N.C. Wesleyan

Women's Tennis: Panthers celebrate Senior Night with win over N.C. Wesleyan

The LaGrange women's tennis closed out its 2014 USA South schedule by hosting Methodist and N.C. Wesleyan on Saturday. The Panthers defeated N.C. Wesleyan 5-2 after losing 9-0 earlier in the day to Methodist. The Panthers honored seniors Blake Alford and Caroline Brashier before the N.C. Wesleyan match. The Panthers close out the regular season Monday with a home match against Reinhardt. The Panthers will play Meredith at 9 a.m. in the USA South tournament beginning Friday in Rocky Mount, N.C. on the campus of N.C. Wesleyan.

LaGrange 5, N.C. Wesleyan 2
Doubles:
1. Caroline Brashier/Morgan McDonald (LCW) vs. Natalia Lopez/Katie Beeman (NCWW) unfinished
2. Blake Alford/Denney Meigs (LCW) vs. Neryzza Calo/Leigh Hales (NCWW) unfinished
3. Delaney James/Laura Bowen (LCW) def. No player/No player (NCWW), by forfeit

Singles:
1. Natalia Lopez (NCWW) def. Caroline Brashier (LCW) 6-3, 6-2
2. Katie Beeman (NCWW) def. Blake Alford (LCW) 6-2, 7-6
3. Morgan McDonald (LCW) def. Neryzza Calo (NCWW) 6-0, 6-0
4. Denney Meigs (LCW) def. Leigh Hales (NCWW) 6-2, 6-0
5. Delaney James (LCW) def. Jordan Harrell (NCWW) 6-3, 6-0
6. Laura Bowen (LCW) def. No player (NCWW), by forfeit

Match Notes:
N.C. Wesleyan 3-9, 3-9 USA So.
LaGrange 8-6, 6-6 USA So.

Methodist 9, LaGrange 0
Doubles:
1. Laura Baker/Isabella Graf (MUW) def. Caroline Brashier/Morgan McDonald (LCW) 8-0
2. Abigail Randolph/Emily Talley (MUW) def. Blake Alford/Denney Meigs (LCW) 8-0
3. Linsey Gabris/Sam Munze (MUW) def. Laura Bowen/Delaney James (LCW) 8-0

Singles:
1. Laura Baker (MUW) def. Caroline Brashier (LCW) 6-0, 6-0
2. Abigail Randolph (MUW) def. Blake Alford (LCW) 6-0, 6-0
3. Sam Munze (MUW) def. Morgan McDonald (LCW) 6-0, 6-2
4. Emily Talley (MUW) def. Denney Meigs (LCW) 6-1, 6-1
5. Stephanie Hunter (MUW) def. Laura Bowen (LCW) 6-0, 6-0
6. Linsey Gabris (MUW) def. Delaney James (LCW) 6-1, 6-2

Match Notes:
Methodist University 17-2, 10-0 USA South
LaGrange 7-5, 5-5 USA South