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SHC has won four consecutive matches
SHC has won four consecutive matches
Women's Tennis - Sat, Apr. 5, 2014

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. – The Spring Hill College women's tennis team opened the second day of the Stillman College Invitational with a 5-3 victory over the Tougaloo College Bulldogs and a 5-0 victory over the Lane College Dragons on Saturday afternoon.

The Badgers trailed the Bulldogs 2-1 after doubles play, but secured a 5-3 decision with wins on singles courts 1-4.

1. Maggie Leeds (SHC) def. Symone Booth (TC); 6-2, 6-2
2. Kate Sotolongo (SHC) def. Tara Rowell (TC); 6-2, 6-1
3. Chandler Burkenstock (SHC) def. Valencia Bonds (TC); 6-3, 6-1
4. Megan Gietl (SHC) def. Megan McEwen (TC); 6-3, 2-6 (10-4)
5. Allison Gmelich (SHC) vs. Laura Mitchell (TC); DNF
6. Sakehanna Jones (TC) def. n/a (SHC); forfeit

1.  Leeds/Sotolongo (SHC) def. Bonds/Rowell (TC); 8-2
2.  Booth/McEwen (TC) def. Burkenstock/Gmelich (SHC); 8-4
3.  Mitchell/Jones (TC) def. Gmelich/ n/a (SHC); forfeit

In the second contest, the Badgers swept singles courts no. 2-6 versus the Dragons to earn the win.

1. Maggie Leeds (SHC) vs. Andmirsia Maze (LC); DNF
2. Kate Sotolongo (SHC) def. Titiyam Mann (LC); 8-0
3. Megan Gietl (SHC) def. Jasmine Green (LC); 8-0
4. Chandler Burkenstock (SHC) def. Chelsea Gibson (LC); 8-0
5. Allison Gmelich (SHC) def. SeQoya Cox (LC); 8-1
6. Michelle Gad (SHC) def. Tiffany Martin (LC); 8-1

1.  Leeds/Sotolongo (SHC) vs. Cox (LC); DNF
2.  Burkenstock/Gmelich (SHC) vs. Gibson/Mann; DNF
3.  Gmelich/Gad (SHC) vs. Maze/White; DNF

Spring Hill (6-10) will next play host Stillman College at 1 p.m. in Tuscaloosa.