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Tennis Swats Away Hornets 9-0 For Road Win

Tennis Swats Away Hornets 9-0 For Road Win

Winchester, Va. - The Meredith tennis team headed to Shenandoah University on Friday for a USA South match with the Hornets. The Avenging Angels swept the Hornets 9-0.

Meredith took all three doubles matches in 8-2 victories as #1 Puja Patel/Caroline Hunt, #2 Mary Lawrence Newton/Betty Edwards and #3 Ashley Pearsall/Meg Crumpton all took wins.

In singles, Meredith only lost a combined eight games in all of the matches. #1 Patel won 6-2, 6-1 while #2 Hunt won 6-2, retired and #3 Newton took her match 6-2, 6-1. The bottom three singles of #4 Pearsall, #5 Edwards and #6 Mollie Musgrave all won 6-0, 6-0.

The Avenging Angels are scheduled to travel to Christopher Newport on Sunday for a 1 p.m. match with the Captains.