Women's Tennis: Panthers top Emory & Henry 6-3 for third straight win

Women's Tennis: Panthers top Emory & Henry 6-3 for third straight win

LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN, Ga. - The LaGrange women's tennis team won its third straight match, topping Emory & Henry on Friday at Covenant College.

The Panthers (6-3) took control of the match by sweeping the doubles matches for a 3-0 lead. Jenna Eppes, Jia Lee, and Denney Meigs won their matches at #1, #4, and #5 singles.

The Panthers play USA South matches at Covenant on Saturday and at Piedmont on Sunday.

Results

Doubles:
1.  Jenna Eppes/Elizabeth Knott (LC) def. Lauren Riner/Savanna Summers (E&H) 8-4
2.  Denney Meigs/Liz Minick (LC) def. Liz Graham/Ana-Belen Gomez (E&H) 8-3
3.  Jia Lee/Carli Jones (LC) def. Katie Meade/Kaitlyn Sheaves (E&H) 8-4

Singles:
1.  Jenna Eppes (LC) def. Lauren Riner (E&H) 6-2, 7-5
2.  Liz Graham (E&H) def. Elizabeth Knott (LC) 6-1, 7-6 (7-3)
3.  Savanna Summers (E&H) def. Liz Minick (LC) 7-6 (7-5), 6-3
4.  Jia Lee (LC) def. Ana-Belen Gomez (E&H) 6-0, 6-2
5.  Denney Meigs (LC) def. Katie Meade (E&H) 4-6, 6-2, 1-0 (10-7)
6.  Kaitlyn Sheaves (E&H) def. Carli Jones (LC) 6-2, 6-1

Exhibition
Bri Pierce (E&H) def. Betsy Markham (LC) 8-1