Skip to navigation Skip to content Skip to footer

Women's Tennis Defeats LaGrange, 8-1

Lindsay Geving (photo credit: Jack Lewis)
Lindsay Geving (photo credit: Jack Lewis)

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. -- Backed by solid performances from up and down the lineup, the Covenant women's tennis team knocked off USA South foe LaGrange 8-1 on Friday night at Manker Patten Tennis Club.

Covenant, which has won nine of its last 11 matches, moves to 13-5 overall and 10-1 in conference play. LaGrange drops to 9-6 on the year and 6-5 in league play.

The Lady Scots took all three doubles matches to take a 3-0 lead in the match. At No. 1, Aly Hall and Annie DeLuca won 8-0 over LaGrange's Denney Meigs and Jia Lee. Claire Luger and Gracie Smith were 8-3 winners at No. 2 over Morgan McDonald and Liz Minick, while Lindsay Geving and Jennie Spielman defeated Kaitlin Smith and Ali Herring 8-5.

In singles, DeLuca took a 7-6 (5), 6-3 over McDonald at the No. 1 spot. Luger took a 6-0, 6-1 win at No. 2, while Smith was victorious 6-2, 6-3 at the third flight. Geving got her second victory of the night at No. 5 over Smith 7-5, 6-4 and Danielle Morin capped the match with a 6-3, 6-2 win at No. 4 over Lee.


Covenant hosts Huntingdon in USA South action on Saturday at noon on Lookout Mountain.


Be sure to follow the Scots all season long on and on social media at FacebookTwitter and Instagram for up-to-date scores, news and other information. To receive text alerts with score updates or e-newsletters, click here