February 26, 2019
Women's Tennis Stays Unbeaten By Topping Lees-McRae
SALISBURY, N.C. -- The Catawba women’s tennis team remained undefeated with a 6-1 victory over Lees-McRae on Tuesday afternoon at the Johnson Tennis Center. The host Catawba Indians improved to 6-0 with the Bobcats falling to 3-4.
Catawba trailed 1-0 after doubles. Carolina Correia and Olivia Wooldrige claimed a win at No. 2 for the Lady Indians, but a tie-break win at #1 gave the Bobcats the point.
The Lady Indians stormed back in singles, sweeping the six matches without dropping a set. Correia, at #3, and Wooldridge, at #4, added wins in singles. Sophie Hirsch took a win at #1 with Una Pandurevic tacking a victory at #2. Lauren Leighton (#5) and Emily Corcoran (#6) wrapped up the win.
The ladies are set to return to action at home on Friday at 2 pm against JC Smith.
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