EMORY, Va. - The Emory & Henry College Women's Tennis Team (1-0, 0-0 ODAC) got the 2018-19 season off to a start with a win over Maryville (Tenn.) College (0-1, 0-0 USA South) on Sunday afternoon.
FINAL SCORE - Emory & Henry 7, Maryville (Tenn.) 2
LOCATION - Emory, Virginia
VENUE - Richardson Tennis Courts
RECORDS - Emory & Henry (1-0, 0-0 ODAC); Maryville (Tenn.) (0-1, 0-0 USA South)
How It Happened
- The Wasps battled back from being down 2-1 after doubles play to win the match with victories in all six singles flights.
- Senior Tessa Johnston (High Point, N.C.) picked up two victories on the day, winning No. 2 singles 7-5, 6-4 and teaming up with freshman Cailie Pollard (Rural Retreat, Va.) for an 8-2 win at No. 3 doubles.
|Singles||Emory & Henry||Maryville (Tenn.)||Result|
|No. 1||Katie Meade||McKennah Francis||E&H - 6-4, 0-6, 6-4|
|No. 2||Tessa Johnston||Kayla Zimmerman||E&H - 7-5, 6-4|
|No. 3||Logan Graham||Carter Dickenson||E&H - 6-2, 6-0|
|No. 4||Vanna Summers||Anastasia Dunn||E&H - 6-3, 6-2|
|No. 5||Bri Pierce||Kayla Basilio||E&H - 7-5, 3-6, 1-0 (10-7)|
|No. 6||Kaitlyn Sheaves||Savannah Bain||E&H - 6-2, 6-3|
|No. 1||Meade/Sheaves||Dunn/Zimmerman||MVL - 8-2|
|No. 2||Summers/Graham||Francis/Dickenson||MVL - 8-6|
|No. 3||Johnston/Cailie Pollard||Bain/Basilio||E&H - 8-2|
|Final Score||Emory & Henry||7|
- Emory & Henry will travel to Sevierville, Tennessee on Monday for a match against Johnson University. The doubleheader with the E&H and JU men's teams will take place at Sevierville City Park.
- First serve is set for 4:00 p.m.