Brevard, N.C. - Claire Dillman and Lindsay Hostetter combined for three of the seven Brevard College points in the Tornados SAC Home Opener on Sunday afternoon at the McCoy Tennis Complex as Brevard defeated the visiting Newberry Wolves, 7-2.
Dillman and Hostetter combined in doubles to record the first point for Brevard (8-5, 1-0 SAC) as they defeated Marina Ziehe and Amanda Simmons, 8-0. Ellie Bartholomew and Michelle Prata teamed up at no. 3 doubles to record the Tornados second point following their 8-3 victory, but Shannon McManus and Lindsay Kyzer put Newberry (2-9, 0-5 SAC) on the scoreboard with their 8-4 victory at the no. 2 position.
Hostetter continued her recent string of success with a 6-0, 6-0 victory at the no. 2 position to post the first point for the Tornados in singles competition. Dillman followed with a 6-2, 6-0 victory at the no. 1 spot and Labus clinched the match for Brevard with her 6-1, 6-2 win on court no. 5.
Prata followed with a 6-1, 6-1 victory on court no. 3 for Brevard. Sam Parrish recorded a point for Newberry in her singles victory at the no. 6 position, defeating Bartholomew 6-1, 6-2, and Nyman finished up the day holding off Kyzer with a 6-4, 6-1 victory.
The Tornados remain at home this week as they continue South Atlantic Conference play on Wednesday, March 23rd, as they host Lenoir-Rhyne University. Doubles between the Tornados and the Bears is scheduled to begin at 2:30 p.m.
1. Claire Dillman (BCW) def. Marina Ziehe (NEWW) 6-2, 6-0
2. Lindsay Hostetter (BCW) def. Amanda Simmons (NEWW) 6-0, 6-0
3. Michelle Prata (BCW) def. Shannon McManus (NEWW) 6-1, 6-1
4. Jennifer Nyman (BCW) def. Lindsay Kyzer (NEWW) 6-4, 6-1
5. Elise Labus (BCW) def. Sierra Hoover (NEWW) 6-1, 6-2
6. Sam Parrish (NEWW) def. Ellie Bartholomew (BCW) 6-1, 6-2
1. Lindsay Hostetter/Claire Dillman (BCW) def. Marina Ziehe/Amanda Simmons (NEWW) 8-0
2. Shannon McManus/Lindsay Kyzer (NEWW) def. Jennifer Nyman/Elise Labus (BCW) 8-4
3. Ellie Bartholomew/Michelle Prata (BCW) def. Sierra Hoover/Sam Parrish (NEWW) 8-3