Bristol, TN – The North Greenville women’s tennis team began the 2011 portion of its schedule with a 5-4 victory over Cawtaba
“It was a great start to the season, however, we have a lot of work to do,” said head coach Mark Elliot.
The Lady Crusaders dominated in the doubles portion of the match as Katherine Shaw and Susanne Lenz won their match 8-4, while Cassie Curtis and Salem Erni won their match 9-7.
In singles, the Lady Crusaders were a bit up and down but played strong when it mattered the most. Salem, the #2 singles player, won her individual match 3-1 and Shaw won her individual match 4-6, 6-2, 7-6 (1). Natalie Stewart had a strong showing as she won her singles match 4-1.
North Greenville’s next match with be Feb. 11 at 2:30 p.m. when it plays host to Lander University in Greer, S.C.