Coker Women Blank Lees-McRae 9-0
BANNER ELK, N.C. – The Coker women's tennis team shutout the Lees-McRae Bobcats with a 9-0 win on Sunday afternoon. The win improves the Cobras to a perfect 3-0 in Conference Carolinas play.
The ladies followed up their superb doubles play by winning all six singles matches as well. Alyssa Blanchard (Columbia, S.C.) got the win at No. 1 with scores of 6-0, 6-4, while Berna won at No. 2, 6-4, 6-3. Stephanie Medley (Sumter, S.C.) had a 7-6 (7-4), 6-2 win at No. 3 and Faith Baxley (Mullins, S.C.) came from behind to get the win at No. 4 with scores of 4-6, 6-3 and 10-2. Meermans and Brittanny Yando (Sumter, S.C.) both won by default at No. 5 and No. 6.
The women will continue to play away from Coker as they travel to Wingate University for their next match on Friday at 11 a.m.