Converse Falls to Johnson C. Smith, Defeats Pfeiffer

Converse Falls to Johnson C. Smith, Defeats Pfeiffer

 

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – The Converse College tennis team split a pair of matches at Johnson C. Smith University on Saturday afternoon. After falling 7-2 to JCSU, the Valkyries turned around and routed Pfeiffer University by a final of 8-1.

 

Converse 8, Pfeiffer 1

Singles competition

1. Taylor Parrott (CONVERSE) def. Branson (PU) 6-4, 6-4

2. Kaitlin Knight (CONVERSE) def. Batah (PU) 6-4, 6-1

3. Alex Schlesener (CONVERSE) def. Delaney (PU) 7-5, 6-3

4. Morgan Hildebrandt (CONVERSE) def. Wike (PU) 6-0, 6-0

5. Carlie Peeler (CONVERSE) def. Upright (PU) 6-3, 6-1

6. Charlotte Gayle (CONVERSE) def. Honeycutt (PU) 1-6, 6-4, 10-8

 

 Doubles competition

1. Branson/Batah (PU) def. Alex Schlesener/Taylor Parrott (CONVERSE) 8-2

2. Morgan Hildebrandt/Carlie Peeler (CONVERSE) def. Honeycutt/Wike (PU) 8-3

3. Kaitlin Knight/Abby Roth (CONVERSE) def. Delaney/Hatley (PU) 8-5

 

Match Notes:

Johnson C. Smith 7, Converse 2

 Singles competition

1. Halle Parker (JCSU) def. Taylor Parrott (CONVERSE) 7-6, 6-2

2. Jada Strickland (JCSU) def. Kaitlin Knight (CONVERSE) 6-3, 6-4

3. Aria Springfield (JCSU) def. Alex Schlesener (CONVERSE) 5-7, 6-4, 11-9

4. Morgan Hildebrandt (CONVERSE) def. Cierra Turner (JCSU) 7-5, 3-6, 10-2

5. Kalin Roman (JCSU) def. Carlie Peeler (CONVERSE) 6-1, 6-1

6. Raven Todd (JCSU) def. Charlotte Gayle (CONVERSE) 6-0, 6-1

 

 Doubles competition

1. Alex Schlesener/Taylor Parrott (CONVERSE) def. Halle Parker/Jada Strickland (JCSU) 9-8, 8-6

2. Aria Springfield/Raven Todd (JCSU) def. Carlie Peeler/Morgan Hildebrandt (CONVERSE) 8-2

3. Kalin Roman/Cierra Turner (JCSU) def. Kaitlin Knight/Abby Roth (CONVERSE) 8-6

 

Converse will be back in action on Wednesday, October 4 as it travels to Newberry to take on the Wolves. First serve is scheduled for 3 p.m.