ORANGE BEACH, Ala. – Birmingham-Southern women's tennis (6-1) won its sixth straight match with a 8-1 win over Spring Hill College (6-2) in a neutral site match Saturday Orange Beach, Ala.
The Panthers swept matches to earn the doubles point and take a 1-0 lead into singles. matches to complete the win. Reann Lamare and Moya Moore won 8-6 over Tara Montegur and Shelby Fritscher at No. 1. Emily Holst and Sara Cohen defeated Maggie Leads and Caroline Hitt at No. 2 and Lindsey Farrall and Terria Punturo team to take an 8-2 win over Monica Castellow and Megan Gietl at No. 3
Lamere defeated Montegut 7-4, 7-5 at No. 2 singles and Cohen eased past Castello 6-1, 6-1 at No. 3 Holst beat Leads 6-2, 6-1 at No. 4 and Farrell won at No. 5 when Hitt defaulted. Punturo closed out the singles with a 6-1, 6-1 win over Gietl at No. 6.
BSC returns to action against Hendrix College on Thursday, March 28 at 10:30 a.m.
Women's Tennis Match Results
Birmingham-Southern vs Spring Hill College
Mar 14, 2013 at
Birmingham-Southern 8, Spring Hill College 1
1. Shelby Fritscher (SHC) def. Moya Moore (BSC) 7-5, 7-5
2. Reann Lamere (BSC) def. Tara Montegut (SHC) 7-5, 7-5
3. Sara Cohen (BSC) def. Monica Castello (SHC) 6-1, 6-0
4. Emily Holst (BSC) def. Maggie Leeds (SHC) 6-2, 6-1
5. Lindsey Farrell (BSC) def. Caroline Hitt (SHC), by default
6. Terria Punturo (BSC) def. Megan Gietl (SHC) 6-1, 6-1
1. Reann Lamere/Moya Moore (BSC) def. Tara Montegut/Shelby Fritscher (SHC) 8-6\
2. Emily Holst/Sara Cohen (BSC) def. Maggie Leeds/Caroline Hitt (SHC) 8-4
3. Lindsey Farrell/Terria Punturo (BSC) def. Monica Castello/Megan Gietl (SHC) 8-2
Spring Hill College 6-2