Crusaders Fall to Mars Hill in Season Opener

Crusaders Fall to Mars Hill in Season Opener
Wednesday, September 19, 2018
Crusaders Fall to Mars Hill in Season Opener

Tigerville, SC - Women's tennis played a competitive match, but fell just short with a 4-3 loss to the Mars Hill Lions. The Crusaders took the opening doubles point, but lost 4 of 6 singles matches.

Doubles

1. Gala Castello/Fernanda de Lucca (NGU) def. Evan Lake/Julianne Launay (MHUW) 6-1

2. Jhovana Brena/Lizeth Medina Diaz (NGU) def. Sophia Pelaez/Victoria Franklin (MHUW) 6-2

3. Haley Steinkamp/Emma Horner (MHUW) def. Kinsley Gardner/Bethany Tankersley (NGU) 7-6 (7-5)

Singles

1. Evan Lake (MHUW) def. Gala Castello (NGU) 0-6, 6-2, 6-4

2. Jhovana Brena (NGU) def. Julianne Launay (MHUW) 6-3, 2-6, 6-1

3. Fernanda de Lucca (NGU) def. Sophia Pelaez (MHUW) 6-2, 6-2

4. Victoria Franklin (MHUW) def. Kinsley Gardner (NGU) 4-6, 6-4, 5-1, retired

5. Haley Steinkamp (MHUW) def. Lizeth Medina Diaz (NGU) 2-6, 6-1, 6-3

6. Emma Horner (MHUW) def. Bethany Tankersly (NGU) 6-2, 6-0 

Upcoming

North Greenville will face the Catawba Indians on Friday, September 21st in Tigerville.