Hartsville, SC – The Coker Women’s Tennis season started their season with a comfortable 8-1 win over Johnson C. Smith University to open their season. The women were business like and led 3-0 after doubles and took 5 singles out of 6 to earn a comfortable victory.

 

Andrea Santos and Cassidy Spencer played well to hold off Johnson C. Smith’s top doubles pair 8-6. Jill Smith and Neely Davis played a solid match at 2 doubles as they won 8-0.

 

Spencer won easily at number 2 singles conceding just 1 game on her way to the win. Smith and Davis also went out and claimed solid wins at number 3 and 4 singles respectively. Jen Konopa rounded out the performance for Coker at number 5 singles as she won 6-2 6-1.

 

The Coker women are 1-0 for the season and next play Converse at home on Sunday, February 12th and 1.30pm.

 

Scores

 

1 Doubles – Santos/Spencer (Coker) def. Lee/Lewis (JCSU) – 8-6

2 Doubles – Davis/Smith (Coker) def. Laws/Shoecraft (JCSU) – 8-0

3 Doubles – Konopa/Schaum (Coker) def. (JCSU) – default.

 

1 Singles – Jennifer Lee (JCSU) def. Andrea Santos (Coker) – 6-2 6-1

2 Singles – Cassidy Spencer (Coker) def. Brittany Laws (JCSU) – 6-1 6-0

3 Singles – Jill Smith (Coker) def. Amber Shoecraft (JCSU) – 6-0 6-4

4 Singles – Neely Davis (Coker) def. April Lewis (JCSU) – 6-3 6-2

5 Singles – Jen Konopa (Coker) def. Gabrielle Muhammed (JCSU) – 6-2 6-1

6 Singles – Ashley Schaum (Coker) def. (JCSU) – default.