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Women's Tennis - Fri, Mar. 7, 2014

The Lady Bulldogs started their spring break in Tampa, FL in impressive fashion, with a 8-1 victory against the previously undefeated Morivan Greyhounds. Lady Bulldogs took 2 out of 3 doubles, and swept the singles. Lady Bulldogs improve to 2-1 and Morivan fall to 7-1.

The Lady Bulldogs sweep the injury plaqued Bethel Wildcats 9-0, The Lady Wildcats had to play short haed with two players being injured. Lady Bulldogs improve to 3-1.

 

"It was a good day for the Lady Bulldogs, we were focused and played with good intensity! I was really impressed with Senior Lindsey Gaither, she finished the day wining all 3 matches on the day. Lindsey has played huge roll in the two victories, she has stepped up due to the injury of Jayden Morrison and the team did not miss a beat." stated Coach LaRue.

 

Lady Bulldogs pulled out a 5-4 victory over the College of St.Benedict, the match was clinched by #2 doubles team Rachael Walker and Tatum McMahon.

 

The Lady Bulldogs increased the winning streak to 4 with a 9-0 sweep of John Caroll University. The return of Jayden Morrison from injury proved to be the motivation the Lady Bulldogs needed for their  quick start, by sweeping the doubles and then took their momentum by clinching all 6 singles by not dropping a set in singles play. Lady Bulldogs improve to 5-1 on the season, and open up play on the road against Milligan on Saturday.

 

Coach LaRue commented that "the girls were impressive during the spring break tennis trip, every player contributed in our victories; our depth is going to be our strength during the conference season. Every player is taken accountable for their role on the team."