Misenheimer, N.C. - The Brevard College women’s tennis team swept the doubleheaders over Pfeiffer University on Friday afternoon and took five out of the six singles matches in winning their season opening match over the Falcons, 8-1.
Lindsay Hostetter/Claire Dillman combined to defeat Alena Krutkina/Chelsi Haefele, 8-4 and Lindsay Shaeffer/Jennifer Nyman downed Briana Oliver and Cari Hopson in the #2 doubles position, 8-2. Michelle Prata and Elise Labus completed the doubles sweep in winning a forfeit over Catie Thomas and Kayleigh Featherstone.
Shaeffer, Dillman, Hostetter, Prata and Labus won their singles matches to win the season opener under Coach Nicole Bumgarner. Oliver won the lone point for the host Falcons at the #5 singles position, defeating Nyman, 6-1, 7-5.
The Tornados return home to The McCoy Tennis Complex on Sunday, February 20th, as they host Division I opponent UNC Asheville. First serve in doubles play for the Tornados 2011 home opener is set for 3 p.m.
1. Lindsay Shaeffer (BCW) def. Alena Krutkina (PUW) 7-6 (7-3), 2-6, 10-8
2. Claire Dillman (BCW) def. Catie Thomas (PUW) 4-1, retired
3. Lindsay Hostetter (BCW) def. Cari Hopson (PUW) 6-2, 6-3
4. Michelle Prata (BCW) def. Chelsi Haefele (PUW) 7-6 (7-4), 6-0
5. Briana Oliver (PUW) def. Jennifer Nyman (BCW) 6-1, 7-5
6. Elise Labus (BCW) def. KayleighFeatherstone (PUW) 6-0, 6-0
1. Lindsay Hostetter/Claire Dillman (BCW) def. Alena Krutkina/Chelsi Haefele (PUW) 8-4
2. Lindsay Shaeffer/Jennifer Nyman (BCW) def. Briana Oliver/Cari Hopson (PUW) 8-2
3. Michelle Prata/Elise Labus (BCW) def. Catie Thomas/KayleighFeatherstone (PUW), by forfeit