Newberry's Lauren Hartley won both of her matches against USC Aiken
Newberry women drop tough match to No. 29 USC Aiken, 6-3
Hartley wins both matches
February 12, 2007
NEWBERRY, S.C. - The Newberry College women's tennis team battled hard against the 29th-ranked Lady Pacers of USC Aiken at the Newberry courts Monday, but fell by a 6-3 count.
Newberry drops to 1-2 on the season, despite solid play from Lauren Hartley, a senior from Beamsville, Ontario, Canada.
In No. 2 singles, Hartley defeated USC-A's Elly Toth in straight sets, 6-3 and 6-4.
In No. 1 doubles Hartley teamed up with Autise Mortimer (Nassau, Bahamas) for an 8-4 victory over Mayra Kaefer and Soledad Angel.
Newberry's other win came in No. 4 singles as Tanea Miller (Nassau, Bahamas) won a grueling 3-6, 6-4, 16-14, over Marianne Blattes.
The Lady Indians welcome non-conference opponent Spartanburg Methodist College to campus on Wednesday for a 2:30 p.m. start.
USC Aiken 6, Newberry 3
|1. Mayra Kaefer (USCA) def. Mortimer, Autise (NEW) 6-2, 6-4|
|2. Hartley, Lauren (NEW) def. Elly Toth (USCA) 6-3, 6-4|
|3. Mathilde Grenet (USCA) def. Kreidler, Isabel (NEW) 6-3, 6-2|
|4. Miller, Tanea (NEW) def. Marianne Blattes (USCA) 3-6, 6-4, 16-14|
|5. Maria Soledad Angel (USCA) def. Clare, Chanelle (NEW) 6-2, 6-1|
|6. Brittany Telford (USCA) def. Poppe, Bethany (NEW) 6-0, 7-5