Wesleyan Tennis Falls to Salem in GSAC Championships

Friday, April 29, 2016

Macon, GA - The Wesleyan College tennis team wrapped up its season with a 5-0 loss to Salem in the 2016 Great South Athletic Conference Championship. Salem then fell to UC Santa Cruz who will face Agnes Scott in tomorrow's championship match at 9:00am.

"I am so impressed with how far we have come as a team this year," stated Wesleyan head coach Dale Brown. "The girls had some great moments on the court, but we lost to a better team today. They fought hard and each one of them has grown leaps and bounds in their tennis game this season."

Salem 5, Wesleyan 0

Doubles:
1.  Akers/Wilkins (SC) def. Davis/Harness (WC): 8-3
2.  Koehler/Watkins (SC) def. Epps/Nulf (WC) : 8-0
3.  Sheikh/Lockhart (SC) def. Cheng/Spencer-Hall (WC): 8-5

Singles:
1.  Akers (SC) def. Davis (WC): 6-1, 6-0
2.  Wilkins (SC) def. Harness(WC): 6-0, 6-0
3.  Koehler (SC) def. Epps(WC): 6-0, 5-0 (unfinished)
4.  Watkins (SC) def. Nulf (WC): 4-3, 0-0 (unfinished)
5.  Sheikh (SC) def. Cheng (WC): 6-1, 1-0 (unfinished)
6.  Lockhart (SC) def. Spencer-Hall (WC) : 6-0, 1-2 (unfinished)

Overall Record: 0-12