Women's Tennis: Raiders Suffer First Loss to Lynchburg, 5-4

Women's Tennis: Raiders Suffer First Loss to Lynchburg, 5-4

HILTON HEAD, S.C. -- Mount Union's women's tennis team suffered its first loss of the season, 5-4, to Lynchburg (Va.) Thursday afternoon at Hilton Head High School.

Lynchburg (5-0) swept the Purple Raiders (6-1) in doubles as Mount Union would score all their team points in the singles competition.

With wins was Jordan Teaford (Canton/GlenOak), Cora Shane (Cuyahoga Falls), MacKenzie Cavalier (Uniontown/Green) and Trisha Kohut (Warren/Lordstown); Kohut winning her match in a tiebreaking set.

Mount Union concludes their spring trip at Hilton Head Beach &Tennis Club with a match against Millikin (Ill.) Friday, March 15 starting at 3 p.m.

Lynchburg 5, Mount Union 4

Singles competition:
1. Christina Harris (LYNW) def. Gretchen Groves (MTU) 6-1, 1-6, 1-0
2. Jordan Teaford (MTU) def. Caroline Guill (LYNW) 6-2, 6-3
3. Cora Shane (MTU) def. Sarah Wyly (LYNW) 6-2, 6-1
4. MacKenzie Cavalier (MTU) def. Alissa Anderson (LYNW) 6-4, 6-4
5. Reagan Coon (LYNW) def. Sierra Beighey (MTU) 2-6, 6-3, 1-0
6. Trisha Kohut (MTU) def. Lilli Altenburg (LYNW) 4-6, 6-4, 1-0

Doubles competition:
1. Christina Harris/Caroline Guill (LYNW) def. Gretchen Groves/MacKenzie Cavalier (MTU) 8-1
2. Sarah Wyly/Emily Hoang (LYNW) def. Jordan Teaford/Cora Shane (MTU) 8-5
3. Lilli Altenburg/Reagan Coon (LYNW) def. Trisha Kohut/Gabrielle Wegener (MTU) 8-2

Lynchburg Women's Tennis 5-0
Mount Union 6-1