April 27, 2002
Women's Tennis falls in SAC Tournament finalNEWBERRY, S.C. – The Presbyterian Blue Hose won the 2002 South Atlantic Conference women’s tennis championship Saturday afternoon with a 6-1 victory over Catawba. The Blue Hose took two of the three doubles matches against the fourth-seeded Indians and won four singles matches. This was the second consecutive season the Blue Hose have won the conference tournament by defeating Catawba. Presbyterian earned a huge point at #1 doubles, as Rachel Key and Kelly Fitzpatrick broke Gina Ayala and Amy Behrman in the final game to win 9-7. Fitzpatrick also won her singles match 6-4, 6-4 over Behrman. Catawba falls to 17-7. Both teams should advance to the NCAA Regional Tournament. MATCH RESULTS PRESBYTERIAN 6, CATAWBA 1 Singles #1 Rachel Key (P) vs. Gina Ayala (C) DNF #2 Kelly Fitzpatrick (P) d. Amy Behrman 6-4, 6-4 #3 Elise Netzler (P) vs. Bailey Gainey (C) DNF #4 Lauren Ingle (P) d. Taryn Gordan 6-2, 6-1 #5 Taylor Lynch (P) d. Rachel Morgan 6-0, 6-0 #6 Amanda Floyd (P) d. Shelley Gordan 6-4, 6-2 DOUBLES #1 Key/Fitzpatrick (P) d. Ayala/Behrman 9-7 #2 Ingle/Netzler (P) d. Gainey/Morgan 8-4 #3 T. Gordan/S. Gordan (C) d. Floyd/Lynch 8-6 #####
Swimming @ Yellow Jacket Invite (Day 1)
Swimming @ Yellow Jacket Invite (Day 2) W-2nd;M-4th
Track/Field @ JDL College Kickoff Classic
Basketball (W) @ Lincoln Memorial 43-60
Basketball (M) @ Lincoln Memorial 58-103
Basketball (W) vs. TUSCULUM 70-58
Basketball (M) vs. TUSCULUM 73-87
Basketball (W) vs. JC SMITH 51-52
Basketball (M) vs. ST. AUGUSTINE'S 7 p.m.
Basketball (W) vs. ANDERSON 2 p.m.
Basketball (M) vs. ANDERSON 4 p.m.
Swimming vs. QUEENS noon
Basketball (M) vs. WINGATE 11 a.m.
Basketball (W) vs. WINGATE 2 p.m.
Basketball (W) @ Virginia Union 2 p.m.
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