Atlanta- The Millsaps Majors women's tennis team battled past the Oglethorpe Stormy Petrels on Saturday, winning the conference match 5-4.
The Majors took the early lead in this nip-and-tuck match, taking two of three in doubles. Callie Creekmoore and Deena Li Kam Wa remained undefeated in doubles on the year, rolling on court one 8-0. Anna Brahce and Laura Kebert took care of business on court two winning in dominant fashion with an 8-1 win.
Turning to singles, Li Kam Wa continued her stellar play, remaining undefeated on the season, winning in straight sets at 6-2, 6-2. Creekmore was equally dominant, continuing her momentum coming off of player of the week status, winning 6-1, 6-0. After dropping hard fought matches on courts 4, 5 and a three-setter on six, the match was knotted at 4-4. Laura Kebert would clinch the match for the Majors, grinding out a 7-5 second set win to clinch the fifth point and the match.
The win moves the Majors to 9-4 on the year and 2-2 in conference.
|#1 Doubles|| Katherine Walker
| Callie Creekmore
Deena Li Kam Wa
| Clara Reinheimer
| Anna Brahce
| Kate Siess
| Bianca Suarez
|#1 Singles||Katherine Walker||Deena Li Kam Wa||Millsaps College||6-2, 6-2|
|#2 Singles||MaryAnne Hafen||Callie Creekmore||Millsaps College||6-1,6-0|
|#3 Singles||Marcail McGranahan||Laura Kebert||Millsaps College||6-0, 7-5|
|#4 Singles||Tricia Groover||Anna Brahce||Oglethorpe University||6-2,6-1|
|#5 Singles||Kate Siess||Bianca Suarez||Oglethorpe University||7-5,6-1|
|#6 Singles||Charlsie Johnson||Katie Wroblewski||Oglethorpe University||6-2,3-6,6-3|