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Davidson Defeats Lady Flames
Davidson dropped just one match in a 6-1 victory over the visiting Liberty Lady Flames in
women's tennis action Saturday at the Knobloch Tennis Center.
The Wildcats opened the dual winning each of the three doubles' matches to grab an early 1-0 team advantage.
In singles play, Davidson won five of the six matches in straight sets.
The Lady Flames' Dina Senkina (Fr., Moscow, Russia) secured the only point for Liberty by defeating Wildcat freshman Michelle Fanney, 1-6, 6-2, 6-4, in the #2 singles match.
It was Liberty's first road match of the season.
The win improved the Wildcats to 4-3 overall, while Liberty falls to 0-2 to begin the spring season.
The Flames next entertain in-state foe Mary Washington indoors at the Sports Racket next Saturday. Match time is set for 6:30 p.m.
Davidson 6, Liberty 1
Kim Whelan/Kelsey Linville (DAV) def. Dina Senkina/Katerina Kuznetsova (LU) 8-2
Michelle Fanney/Lindsey Powel (DAV) def. Jonita Randolph/Martyna Hanusz (LU) 8-3
Kate Levitt/Lora Dushanova (DAV) def. Erica Fredstrom/Livia Branco (LU) 8-2
Kelsey Linville (DAV) def. Jonita Randolph (LU) 6-1, 6-2
Dina Senkina (LU) def. Michelle Fanney (DAV) 1-6, 6-2, 6-4
Kim Whelan (DAV) def. Katerina Kuznetsova (LU) 6-1, 6-4
Kate Levitt (DAV) def. Martyna Hanusz (LU) 6-1, 6-4
Meredith Skeeters (DAV) def. Erica Fredstrom (LU) 6-3, 6-0
Emily Wilkinson (DAV) def. Livia Branco (LU) 6-2, 6-1