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Valkyries Tennis Swept by Mount Olive

Valkyries Tennis Swept by Mount Olive

SPARTANBURG, S.C.- Playing their second match in as many days, the Valkyries couldn't gain any momentum falling to Mount Olive 9-0 in Conference Carolinas tennis action on Saturday afternoon.

Converse started at a disadvantage in doubles action.  Alex Schlesener (Stone Mountain, Ga.) and Samantha Sheffield (Birmingham, Ala.) fell behind 7-1 and battled back to make it 7-4 before falling 8-4 at the No. 2 doubles slot.  

Kaitlin Knight (Sumter, S.C.) battled at the No. 2 singles falling 6-4, 6-2.  Klaire Rouse (Gilbert, Ariz.) fell at the No. 6 singles 6-3, 6-3.

Converse heads to Pfeiffer to take on the Falcons in Conference Carolinas action, Sunday, March 22 at 1 pm.

 

Mount Olive (7-2, 3-1) 9, Converse (1-7, 1-3) 0

Doubles (1,3,2)

1. Francesca Ceppi/Roxanne Chouinard def. Margaret Pridmore/Kaitlin Knight 8-1

2. Alejandra Hernandez/Maite Belloso def. Alex Schlesener/Samantha Sheffield 8-4

3. Paulina Delgado/Jennifer Byrd def. Taylor Littlejohn-Barr/Mary Kaitlyn Flynn 8-2

Singles (5,1,3,4,2,6)

1. Ceppi def. Alex Schlesener 6-1, 6-1

2. Chouinard def. Kaitlin Knight 6-4, 6-2

3. Hernandez def. Margaret Pridmore 6-3, 6-1

4. Delgado def. Taylor Littlejohn-Barr 6-0, 6-1

5. Gamboa def. Samantha Sheffield 6-1, 6-0

6. La Chappelle def. Klaire Rouse 6-3, 6-3