April 6, 2013

MAJORS GET PAST PETRELS

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 
 MaryAnne Hafen
 Callie Creekmore 
 Deena Li Kam Wa
 Millsaps College  8-0

 

#2 Doubles

 Clara Reinheimer 
 Hailey Bowers
 Anna Brahce 
 Laura Kebert
 Millsaps College  8-1

 

#3 Doubles

 Kate Siess 
 Tricia Groover
 Bianca Suarez 
 Katie Wroblewski
 Oglethorpe University  8-1

 

 

 

#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