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Lady Panther Tennis Sweeps Fontbonne at Home

Lady Panther Tennis Sweeps Fontbonne at Home

Lady Panther Tennis Sweeps Fontbonne at Home

The Lady Panthers dominated the Griffins of Fontbonne on Thursday afternoon, winning the conference match 9-0. The women's hard work has paid off with this impressive sweep proving they are a team to be reckoned with.

In singles play, Jamie Harling played a 6-2, 6-1 match to take the No. 1 spot victory. No. 2, Katie Maurer overtook her opponent with a score of 6-4, 8-6. Kristin Minshall won 6-0, 2-6, 6-2 in a hard fought match. Kristen Lynch had a remarkable performance, sweeping her Fontbonne competition 6-0, 6-0. In the No. 5 spot, Chelsie Evans got an impressive win with a score of 6-1, 6-2. Lastly, Kat Kennedy played a 6-3, 6-3 match to get her best win of the season.

Doubles play was equally impressive with all three teams pulling out big wins. The No. 1 pair of Harling and Maurer won 8-4. The sister duo of Minshall and Minshall came out on top with a score of 8-1.  Evans and Lynch also ended with a score of 8-1 to take the No. 3 doubles match.

This win moves the GC women's record to 3-6 (2-1 SLIAC). The Lady Panthers will hit the court again tomorrow as they take on Concordia in St. Louis.

This story was published on March 29, 2012




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