Women's Tennis: Huntingdon tops Panthers in USA South opener

Women's Tennis: Huntingdon tops Panthers in USA South opener

MONTGOMERY, Ala. - Huntingdon topped LaGrange 7-2 in the USA South opener for the Panthers on Wednesday. The loss left the Panthers 6-6 overall and 0-1 in conference play.

Jenna Eppes won at #1 singles, as did Jia Lee at #4 singles. Elizabeth Knott and Liz Minick both lost in three sets at #2 and #3 singles respectively.

The Panthers will play USA South matches at Maryville on Saturday and Salem on Saturday.

Results

Doubles
1. Mariah Bastos/Dusty Catala (HC) def. Jenna Eppes/Elizabeth Knott (LC) 8-4
2. Josie Waddell/Caroline McBroom (HC) def. Liz Minick/Jia Lee (LC) 8-5
3. Heather Tabor/Kacey Stephens (HC) def. Carli Jones/Betsy Markham (LC) 8-4

Singles
1. Jenna Eppes (LC) def. Dusty Catala (HC) 6-2, 6-4
2. Josie Waddell (HC) def. Elizabeth Knott (LC) 2-6, 6-0, 6-4
3. Mariah Bastos (HC) def. Liz Minick (LC) 3-6, 6-3, 6-2
4. Jia Lee (LC) def. Heather Tabor (HC) 6-3, 6-3
5. Caroline McBroom (HC) def. Denney Meigs (LC) 6-0, 6-1
6. Kacey Stephens (HC) def. Carli Jones (LC) 6-1, 6-2

Exhibition
Jordan Fleming (HC) def. Betsy Markham (LC) 6-1, 6-1