No. 26 Women’s Tennis Blanks Third Straight Opponent with Shutout at Covenant

No. 26 Women’s Tennis Blanks Third Straight Opponent with Shutout at Covenant

LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN, Ga. - The No. 26 Sewanee women's tennis team blanked the Scots of Covenant College Friday afternoon at the Covenant Tennis Complex.

INSIDE THE MATCHUP
Final Score: Sewanee (10-8) 9, Covenant (5-9) 0
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HOW IT HAPPENED
-In doubles, the team allowed just four points to the Scots as the team cruised to a 3-0 lead. Nelson Tyer Jones and Alexandra Smyth recorded the 8-0 shutout at the No. 2 flight.

-In singles, the match was clinched with a 6-4, 6-0 win by Smyth at the No. 2 point.

-Sewanee has posted its third consecutive shutout and the fourth in the last five matches.

SINGLES RESULTS
1. Morgan Downing (SEWANEE) def. Esther Eddy (CCW) 6-1, 6-1
2. Alexandra Smyth (SEWANEE) def. Masha Lanska (CCW) 6-4, 6-0
3. Nelson Tyer Jones (SEWANEE) def. Justine Blick (CCW) 6-1, 6-0
4. Lilly Stephens (SEWANEE) def. Laney Beckwith (CCW) 6-0, 6-1
5. Sarah Gray (SEWANEE) def. Sara Blauw (CCW) 6-1, 6-1
6. Kaylin Thompson (SEWANEE) def. Anna Logan (CCW) 6-1, 6-2

DOUBLES RESULTS
1. Jordan Besh/Lilly Stephens (SEWANEE) def. Esther Eddy/Margo Koby (CCW) 8-2
2. Nelson Tyer Jones/Alexandra Smyth (SEWANEE) def. Mariah Westra/Masha Lanska (CCW) 8-0
3. Kaylin Thompson/Sarah Gray (SEWANEE) def. Laney Beckwith/Justine Blick (CCW) 8-2

UP NEXT
The Tigers return to conference play this weekend at the Bruton-Guerry Tennis Center with a matchup with the Vikings of Berry College Saturday at 10 a.m.

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