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LMC/West Chester Halted By Weather PDF Print
Written by Staff Reports   
Friday, 16 March 2012 07:24

With 4:34 remaining in the first half, today’s NCAA Division II women’s lacrosse game between No. 7 West Chester University and Lees-McRae College was halted and not resumed due to

dangerous weather conditions. At the time play was halted, West Chester held a 15-1 lead. Per NCAA rule, the game is declared a no-contest, neither team earns a result, and any accumulated statistics do not count towards season totals.
Lees-McRae returns to action on Saturday when the Bobcats host Newberry College in non-conference play at 4 p.m. on Tate Field.

 


LMU edges Lees-McRae, 5-2

 


The Lincoln Memorial University men’s tennis team registered a 5-2 victory over Lees-McRae College in a rain-shortened non-conference match on Thursday afternoon.
Lees-McRae’s (1-7) duo of Alexander Hayes (Mexico City, Mexico) and Skylar Warren (Asheville, N.C.) opened the afternoon with an 8-5 win over Lincoln Memorial’s (7-2) tandem of Phillip Hoffmann and Tom Goossens, before LMU’s pairing of Will Sparks and Marcelo Alvim defeated Houston Callaway (Thurmond, N.C.) and Marcelo Tatai (Sao Paulo, Brazil), 9-8 (7-6). Michael Koenen and Alexey Minevskiy posted a hard-fought 9-7 win over Graham Battle (Boone, N.C.) and Hang Lak Choi (Newton, N.C.) at No. 3 doubles.
Hoffman gave LMU a 3-1 lead with a 6-1, 6-1 win over Hayes at No. 1 singles, before Sparks defeated Warren, 6-4, 6-3 in the second flight. Battle answered with a hard-fought 1-6, 6-1, 6-4 win over Alvim, as Minevskiy posted a 6-1, 6-1 victory against Tatai at No. 4 singles. Goossens and Koenen each held a one-set-to-none lead in the fifth and sixth singles flights when play was halted.
Lees-McRae returns to the courts on Tuesday, March 20 when the Bobcats host North Greenville University in Conference Carolinas play at 2 p.m.

 


Railsplitters defeat Bobcats, 8-0

 


The Lincoln Memorial University women’s tennis team registered an 8-0 victory over Lees-McRae College in a rain-shortened non-conference match on Thursday afternoon.
Lincoln Memorial’s (7-2) tandem of Leah Donoff and Logan Hubbs opened the day with an 8-0 win over Lees-McRae’s (0-6) duo of Lyndsay Peagram (Greensboro, N.C.) and Samantha Wohlers (Windsor, Ontario, Canada), before Sofia Lopez Mimendi and Shena Joseph recorded an 8-2 victory against Kelsey Hiatt (Mt. Airy, N.C.) and Raven Harris (St. Pauls, N.C.). Lincoln Memorial was awarded the third doubles match by default.
Donoff defeated Peagram, 6-3, 6-2 in the first singles flight, as Mimendi posted a 6-2, 6-1 win against Wohlers. Hubbs notched a 6-1, 6-0 victory against Hiatt in the third singles flight, before the No. 4 match between Harris (LMC) and Joseph (LMU) was called with Joseph leading 2-0 in the first set. Lincoln Memorial was awarded the fifth and sixth singles flight by default.
Lees-McRae returns to the courts on Tuesday, March 20 when the Bobcats host North Greenville University in Conference Carolinas play at 2 p.m.

 

 

 

 

 

  
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