HILTON HEAD ISALND, S.C. --- Sweet Briar College continued the week at the PTR Spring TennisFest by topping Olivet College (Olivet, Mich.) on Thursday, March 14.
Vixen Tennis held a 2-1 lead at the conclusion of doubles matches. The singles side started on a rocky note as SBC dropped matches on courts one and two, but the team rallied. SBC swept the remaining singles matches and cruised to the 6-3 win.
SBC Tennis returns to the courts for a final spring break match on Friday, March 15. The Vixens face Marietta College (Marrieta, Ohio) at 11:30 a.m. on the courts at Chaplin Park Tennis Center.
Last year the Vixens and Pioneers met during the TennisFest and SBC earned a 6-3 win. The team will look again to close out the week with a win over Marietta.
Sweet Briar College 6, Olivet College 3
Olivet College vs Sweet Briar College (Mar 15, 2013)
Mar 15, 2013 at
|1. Caitlin LaValley (OLIVET) def. Sarah Manter (SBC) 6-2, 6-1|
|2. Jennifer Lightner (OLIVET) def. Glory Bowman (SBC) 6-4, 5-7, 1-0 (10-7)|
|3. Emma Merritt-Cuneo (SBC) def. Courtney Kidder (OLIVET) 6-1, 6-1|
|4. Rachel Byrd (SBC) def. Devan Thomas (OLIVET) 6-0, 6-1|
|5. Yuliya Rigg (SBC) def. Lucy McNally (OLIVET) 6-1, 6-4|
|6. Allie Raifsnider (SBC) def. Katie Dobis (OLIVET) 6-0, 6-1|
|1. Caitlin LaValley/Jennifer Lightner (OLIVET) def. Glory Bowman/Mary Elise Dugan (SBC) 8-6|
|2. Sarah Manter/Emma Merritt-Cuneo (SBC) def. Lucy McNally/Devan Thomas (OLIVET) 8-0|
|3. Rachel Byrd/Allie Raifsnider (SBC) def. Heather Kennedy/Courtney Kidder (OLIVET) 8-0|
|Olivet College 2-5|
|Sweet Briar College 0-2|
|PTR SPring TennisFest|