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Lenoir-Rhyne Women’s Tennis Sweeps Mars Hill
Diana Babinets won at number four singles and in number three doubles.
photo courtesy of Lenoir-Rhyne Athletics

Lenoir-Rhyne Women’s Tennis Sweeps Mars Hill

The Lenoir-Rhyne Women’s Tennis team swept Mars Hill 7-0 at home Thursday afternoon.

In doubles, Gemma Southwick/ Lucy Whelan made quick work of Rodriguez/Razzetta 6-0. LR would win two straight matches to secure the doubles point and go up 1-0.

In singles, Southwick handled Rodriguez 6-1, 6-2 to extend her singles match win streak to 10 games and go up (2-0). Natalie Lutz then continued the momentum toppling Franklin 6-1,6-2 putting LR up (3-0). Lucy Whelan stayed hot and put LR up (4-0) beating Schave 6-5, 6-1. Sandy Mitsou, Natalie Lutz and Diana Babinets added singles wins for LR in the sweep.

The Bears improve to 3-1 on the season and will be back in action Wednesday March 3rd on the road against Newberry.