No.30 Wingate Downs Lenoir-Rhyne, 8-1, In Women's Tennis
February 12, 2013
Junior Nateesha Hurtt wins for the Bears at fourth singles despite the setback to the Bulldogs
|Lenoir-Rhyne junior Nateesha Hurtt won at fourth singles in an 8-1 setback to Wingate in the 2013 home opener for the Bears Tuesday afternoon at Hickory High School in Hickory, N.C.|
Hickory, N.C. - The Wingate University Women's Tennis Team (4-1, 1-0), ranked No. 30 in NCAA Division II, defeated Lenoir-Rhyne University (0-2, 0-2) by an 8-1 score Tuesday afternoon in a South Atlantic Conference match at Hickory High School.
The contest was the 2013 home opener for the Bears.
L-R junior Nateesha Hurtt (Jacksonville, Fla.) defeated Wingate's Morgan Winston (Lawrenceville, Ga.) at fourth singles by a score of 6-2, 3-6 and 10-6.
Lenoir-Rhyne next hosts Carson-Newman in a South Atlantic Conference match on Sunday at 12:30 p.m., at Hickory High School.
Wingate, meanwhile, faces Belmont Abbey on Thursday in Belmont, N.C., beginning at 2:30 p.m.
NCAA Division II
Women's Tennis Final
No. 30 Wingate 8, Lenoir-Rhyne 1
February 12, 2013 at Hickory, N.C.
(Hickory High School)
1. Ali Evers (WU) def. Kelsey Love (L-R), 6-1, 6-0
2. Caroline Holland (WU) def. Lacey Lapp (L-R), 6-3, 6-0
3. Becca Thomas (WU) def. Ivey Tant (L-R), 6-0, 6-3
4. Nateesha Hurtt (L-R) def. Morgan Winston (WU), 6-2, 3-6, 10-6
5. Tiffany Williams (WU) def. Maggie Brown (L-R), 6-1, 6-1
6. Helen Goreski (WU) def. Amanda Bryan (L-R), 6-0, 6-1
1. Ali Evers/Becca Thomas (WU) def. Nateesha Hurtt/Kelsey Love (L-R), 8-0
2. Tiffany Williams/Caroline Holland (WU) def. Lacey Lapp/Ivey Tant (L-R), 8-3
3. Morgan Winston/Sarah Martin (WU) def. Amanda Bryan/Meaghan Liner (L-R), 8-2
Records: No. 30 Wingate (4-1, 1-0 SAC), Lenoir-Rhyne (0-2, 0-2 SAC)