February 19, 2008
Women's Tennis Wins Third Straight, Topping Queens 6-3
SALISBURY, NC -- The Catawba women’s tennis team won its third straight match, defeating visiting Queens 6-3 on Tuesday afternoon at the Johnson Tennis Center. The Catawba Indians even their record at 3-3, while the Royals fall to 1-6.
Catawba took a 2-1 lead after doubles and claimed singles wins from No. 3 through No.6 singles spots to take the win. Meri Cartmill (W. Barnstable, MA/Barnstable HS), Vanessa Silva (Rio de Janeiro, BRAZIL/Cambauba HS) and Nikiah Knox (Stratham, VT/Exeter HS) each won both their singles and doubles match.
WOMEN’S MATCH RESULTS
CATAWBA 6, QUEENS 3
#1 Merissa Rock (Q) d. Julia McKinzie 6-2, 6-3
#2 Skye Powell (Q) d. Kasia Zielinski 6-2, 6-0
#3 KT Rebadow (C) d. Amanda LaRocco 6-3, 6-0
#4 Meri Cartmill (C) d. Beth Pryor 6-2, 4-0 ret.
#5 Vanessa Silva (C) d. Ashley Kinney 6-0, 6-2
#6 Nikiah Knox (C) d. Katherine Winship 6-2, 6-3
#1 Rock/Powell (Q) d. Zelinski/Rebadow 8-1
#2 McKinzie/Cartmill (C) d. Pryor/Kinney 8-2
#3 Silva/Knox (C) d. LaRocco/Winship 8-6
RECORDS: Catawba 4-2, Queens 1-6
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