Mars Hill drops road contest versus Converse

Mars Hill drops road contest versus Converse

SPARTANBURG, S.C. - The Mars Hill women's tennis team (0-2) fell to Converse (1-0) by a score of 6-1 on the road Tuesday afternoon.

After dropping all three doubles matches, the Lions' Haley Steinkamp came away with the lone Mars Hill victory on the day.  Steinkamp won the first set, but fell in the second to bring up a third and deciding set.  Battling with Taylor Parrot, Steinkamp emerged with the 11-9 result.

Mars Hill returns to the courts on Saturday, September 21st at home versus North Greenville.  First serve is scheduled for 1 p.m.

Singles competition

1. Steffi Kong (CONV) def. Ines Rodriguez (MHUW) 6-3, 7-6, 7-5
2. Snigdha Musugunthan (CONV) def. Sophia Pelaez (MHUW) 6-4, 6-1
3. Haley Steinkamp (MHUW) def. Taylor Parrott (CONV) 6-4, 1-6, 11-9
4. Maria Belen Vendrell (CONV) def. Victoria Franklin (MHUW) 6-1, 6-1
5. Tonya Glogowski-Wats (CONV) def. Kat Horner (MHUW) 6-1, 6-0
6. Valentina Aparicio (CONV) def. Carli Stiles (MHUW) 6-3, 6-2

Doubles competition

1. Taylor Parrott/Tonya Glogowski-Wats (CONV) def. Ines Rodriguez/Haley Steinkamp (MHUW) 6-2
2. Snigdha Musugunthan/Maria Belen Vendrell (CONV) def. Sophia Pelaez/Victoria Franklin (MHUW) 6-4
3. Steffi Kong/Martha Quattlebaum (CONV) def. Kat Horner/Cassidy Wilson (MHUW) 6-3

Match Notes:
Mars Hill 0-1
Converse 1-0