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Mars Hill falls to Young Harris in season opener

Mars Hill falls to Young Harris in season opener

MARS HILL, N.C. - The Mars Hill women's tennis team (0-1) fell to Young Harris (2-0) by a score of 7-0 in their 2019 season opener Sunday afternoon.

Falling in all doubles matches, the Lions were unable to find momentum in singles competition as Young Harris improved to 2-0 on the season.  Mars Hill takes to the road on Tuesday, September 17 as they face Converse at 2 p.m.

Singles competition

1. Jing Dong (YHC) def. Ines Rodriguez (MHUW) 6-3, 7-6
2. Ana Rodriguez (YHC) def. Sophia Pelaez (MHUW) 6-3, 6-0
3. Carol Quevedo (YHC) def. Haley Steinkamp (MHUW) 6-0, 6-2
4. Juli Boerr (YHC) def. Victoria Franklin (MHUW) 6-3, 6-4
5. Fatima Murphy (YHC) def. Kat Horner (MHUW) 6-2, 6-1
6. Teona Urushadze (YHC) def. Carli Stiles (MHUW) 8-3

Doubles competition

1. Ana Rodriguez/Jing Dong (YHC) def. Ines Rodriguez/Haley Steinkamp (MHUW) 6-1
2. Carol Quevedo/Juli Boerr (YHC) def. Sophia Pelaez/Victoria Franklin (MHUW) 6-3
3. Fatima Murphy/Teona Urushadze (YHC) def. Cassidy Wilson/Kat Horner (MHUW) 6-2

Match Notes:
Young Harris 2-0
Mars Hill 0-1