McDaniel records first win of spring

McDaniel records first win of spring

Green Terror downs Stevenson

OWINGS MILLS, Md. - Jamie Latham (Bethlehem, Pa./Saucon Valley) won twice, including notching an 8-0 win at first singles, to lead McDaniel to a 6-3 victory over Stevenson in non-conference women's tennis action on Friday.

The Green Terror (2-7) won two of the three doubles matches and then won four of the six singles matches, which were competed in pro-set format.

Stephanie Eyler led the Mustangs (1-2) with an 8-0 win at No. 3 singles.

Latham opened her day with an 8-6 win at second doubles, teaming with Sara Yost (Westminster, Md./Francis Scott Key) for the victory.

Brittany Starlings (Mt. Airy, Md./Linganore) and Kristina Shavirov (Perkasie, Pa.) also won twice for McDaniel, teaming for an 8-6 win at first doubles. Starlings won at No. 2 singles 8-2 while Shavirov was victorious at No. 4 singles, 8-4.

Jessica Gelber (Tequesta, Fla.) rounded out the Green Terror winners, taking an 8-2 win at fifth singles.

McDaniel returns to action at Hood on Tuesday. Match time is 3 p.m.

McDaniel 6, Stevenson 3

1. Brittany Starlings/Kristina Shavirov (M) def. Wendy Ogbolu/Julie Strong 8-6;
2. Sara Yost/Jamie Latham (M) def. Stephanie Eyler/Michelle Huber 8-6;
3. Rachel Mullett/Sam Baugher (S) def. Jessica Gelber/Becky Putnam 8-4.

1. Latham (M) def. Strong 8-0;
2. Starlings (M) def. Ogbolu 8-2;
3. Eyler (S) def. Yost 8-0;
4. Shavirov (M) def. Baugher 8-4;
5. Gelber (M) def. Huber 8-2;
6. Ashleigh Smith (S) def. Putnam 8-6.