Lions downed by No. 19 Tusculum

Lions downed by No. 19 Tusculum

MARS HILL, N.C. - The Mars Hill women's tennis team (8-11, 0-8 SAC) was swept by No. 19 Tusculum (12-2, 7-0 SAC) Wednesday afternoon at the Hart Tennis Complex.

The Pioneers did not drop a set in either doubles or singles play.

Mars Hill hosts Anderson in their penultimate contest of the 2018-19 campaign on Saturday, April 6th.  First serve is scheduled for 2 p.m.

Singles competition

1. Annie McCullough (TU) def. Julianne Launay (MHUW) 6-0, 6-0
2. Caitlin McCullough (TU) def. Evan Lake (MHUW) 6-2, 6-3
3. Emilie Hansen (TU) def. Sophia Pelaez (MHUW) 6-0, 6-3
4. Africa Mota (TU) def. Victoria Franklin (MHUW) 6-1, 6-1
5. Martina Marras (TU) def. Haley Steinkamp (MHUW) 6-2, 6-1
6. Brittani Brooks (TU) def. Kat Horner (MHUW) 6-0, 6-0

Doubles competition

1. Annie McCullough/Caitlin McCullough (TU) def. Evan Lake/Julianne Launay (MHUW) 6-1
2. Julia Lopez/Africa Mota (TU) def. Sophia Pelaez/Haley Steinkamp (MHUW) 6-1
3. Emilie Hansen/Brittani Brooks (TU) def. Victoria Franklin/Kat Horner (MHUW) 6-1
 
Match Notes:
Tusculum 12-2, 7-0 SAC; National ranking #19
Mars Hill 8-11, 0-8 SAC