September 28, 2012
Women's Tennis Moves to 2-0 With Win at JC Smith
CHARLOTTE, NC -- Catawba topped host Johnson C. Smith 8-1 in women’s tennis action on Thursday afternoon at the Coleman/Cuthbertson Courts. Freshman Liz Renteria (Mirmar, FL/Archbishop McCarthy HS) and sophomore Sloan Kessler (Onalaska, WI/La Crosse Aquinas) each won in singles and teamed for a doubles win for the Catawba Indians.
Catawba won two of three doubles matches then swept the single, dropping only one set. Renteria rallied from a set down to win at #1. Olivia Myers (Lexington, NC/W. Davidson HS) won at #6 without losing a game for the second straight match.
WOMEN’S MATCH RESULTS
CATAWBA 8, JC SMITH 1
#1 Liz Renteria (C) d. Rankin Anderson 1-6, 6-0, 6-3
#2 Sloan Kessler (C) d. Keiana Love 6-2, 6-4
#2 Maggie McKee (C) d. Felicia Akande 6-2, 6-3
#4 Ally Prior (C) d. Khadijha Battle 6-0, 6-3
#5 Lauren Sledd (C) d. Nichelle Heard 6-1, 6-0
#6 Olivia Myers (C) d. Jasmine Reddick 6-0, 6-0
#1 Renteria/Kessler (C) d. Anderson/Battle 8-0
#2 Andrea Bell/Rachel Rudisill (C) d. Love/Margaret Jones 8-3
#3 Akande/Heard (JC) d. Hannah Kovach/Caroline Cozart 8-5
RECORDS: Catawba 2-0; JC Smith 0-1