Pfeiffer Women's Tennis Falls at Mars Hill, 7-0

Pfeiffer Women's Tennis Falls at Mars Hill, 7-0

Pfeiffer Women's Tennis Falls at Mars Hill, 7-0

Mars Hill, N.C.
– The Pfeiffer University women's tennis team opened the 2019 spring season on the road, taking a 7 -0 loss to homestanding Mars Hill.

The Falcons Sydney Honeycutt (Denton, N.C.) managed to take a team-best five games on the day, but fell in her No. 5 match to Kat Horner by a 6-3, 6-2 score.

Teammate Haylee Dixon (Washington, N.C.) also played well, taking three games, but fell 6-3. 6-0 in her No. 4 match.  Darby Sherrill (Hiddenite, N.C.) played well, but fell at No. 3 to Julianne Launay, 6-2, 6-1.

Pfeiffer falls to 1-2 on the season with the loss while Mars Hill ups its record to 7-3.

The Falcons will take on Shaw University on Feb. 20 in their first home match of the season.  Start time is scheduled for 3:00 p.m. at the Knapp Tennis Center.

Mars Hill 7, Pfeiffer 0
Feb 09, 2019 at Mars Hill, N.C. (Hart Tennis Complex) 

Singles competition

1. Evan Lake (MHUW) def. Sydney Gray (PFU-W) 6-0, 6-0

2. Sophia Pelaez (MHUW) def. Charlotte Craven (PFU-W) 6-0, 6-0

3. Julianne Launay (MHUW) def. Darby Sherrill (PFU-W) 6-2, 6-1

4. Victoria Franklin (MHUW) def. Haylee Dixon (PFU-W) 6-3, 6-0

5. Kat Horner (MHUW) def. Sydney Honeycutt (PFU-W) 6-3, 6-2

6. No player (MHUW) def. No player (PFU-W), by walkover


Doubles competition

1. Evan Lake/Julianne Launay (MHUW) def. Charlotte Craven/Sydney Gray (PFU-W) 6-0

2. Sophia Pelaez/Haley Steinkamp (MHUW) def. Darby Sherrill/Haylee Dixon (PFU-W) 6-1

3. Victoria Franklin/Kat Horner (MHUW) def. No player/No player (PFU-W), by walkover


Match Notes

Pfeiffer 1-2

Mars Hill 7-3