W. Tennis

Lincoln Memorial Women's Tennis Gets By Lenoir-Rhyne, 5-4

Sophomore Maggie Brown wins at both singles and doubles for the second consecutive match for the Bears

Lenoir-Rhyne sophomore Maggie Brown wins at both singles and doubles for the Bears for the second straight match in a 5-4 setback to Lincoln Memorial Sunday afternoon at Hickory High School.Lenoir-Rhyne sophomore Maggie Brown wins at both singles and doubles for the Bears for the second straight match in a 5-4 setback to Lincoln Memorial Sunday afternoon at Hickory High School.

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Hickory, N.C. - The Lincoln Memorial Women's Tennis Team (3-1, 2-1) held on to defeat Lenoir-Rhyne (0-5, 0-4), 5-4, Sunday afternoon at Hickory High School in a South Atlantic Conference contest.

L-R sophomore Maggie Brown (Cranford, N.J.) prevailed in both singles and doubles action for the second consecutive match.

Brown downed Summer Robinson (Mosheim, Tenn.) at No. 5 singles by scores of 3-6, 6-2 and 10-7 and was matched with junior Lacey Lapp (Maitland, Fla.) to win at third doubles.

L-R senior Ivey Tant (Lansing, N.C.) also won her second straight match, defeating Lincoln Memorial's Alexandra Granger (Repentigny, Quebec, Canada), 6-3 and 6-1, at second singles and freshman Amanda Bryan (Taylorsville, N.C.) earned her second victory of the year.

Lenoir-Rhyne plays its third match in three days on Monday against Newberry in Newberry, S.C., on Monday afternoon beginning at 2:00 p.m.

Lincoln Memorial, meanwhile, faces Alabama-Huntsville on the road on Wednesday. Match time is set for 3:00 p.m.

NCAA Division II Women's Tennis Final
Lincoln Memorial 5, Lenoir-Rhyne 4
March 10, 2013 at Hickory, N.C.
Hickory High School

Singles competition:
1. Leah Donoff (LMU) def. Kelsey Love (L-R), 6-1, 6-1
2. Ivey Tant (L-R) def. Alexandra Granger (LMU), 6-3, 6-1
3. Aura Penalosa (LMU) def. Lacey Lapp (L-R), 5-7, 6-3, 10-8
4. Jessica Baker (LMU) def. Meaghan Liner (L-R), 6-1, 6-1
5. Maggie Brown (L-R) def. Summer Robinson (LMU), 3-6, 6-2, 10-7
6. Amanda Bryan (L-R) def. Erica Stephens (LMU), 6-2, 4-6, 14-12

Doubles competition:
1. Leah Donoff/Aura Penalosa (LMU) def. Kelsey Love/Ivey Tant (L-R), 8-0
2. Jessica Baker/Alexandra Granger (LMU) def. Amanda Bryan/Meaghan Liner (L-R), 8-4
3. Maggie Brown/Lacey Lapp (L-R) def. Summer Robinson/Kelsey Vinsant (LMU), 8-2

Records: Lincoln Memorial (3-1, 2-1 SAC), Lenoir-Rhyne (0-5, 0-4 SAC)

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