LC Women’s Tennis Wins 5-4 against Bluefield

LC Women's Tennis Wins 5-4 against Bluefield
For immediate release – 2/25/2012 - #250

LYNCHBURG, VA – The Lynchburg College women's tennis team defeated Bluefield College 5-4 at home on Saturday in a non-conference matchup.

Freshman Melissa Drinkard teamed up with sophomore Betsy Stipa and won 8-4 at #1 doubles, while sophomore Kelsey Bergen and senior Berry Morse won 8-3 at #2 doubles. Freshman Madison Dixon and sophomore Hailey Bettencourt won 8-4 at #3 doubles.Bergen also won 7-5, 6-2 at #1 singles, while Stipa captured a 6-0, 6-0 win at #3 singles.

The Hornet women (1-2) will be back in action at home on Tuesday against Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) opponent Sweet Briar at 3 p.m.