Catawba Sweeps Mount Olive In Women's Tennis Action

Catawba Sweeps Mount Olive In Women's Tennis Action

SALISBURY, N.C. - The Mount Olive Trojans fell to the Indians of Catawba College 7-0 on Thursday afternoon in nonconference women's tennis action at Johnson Tennis Center in Salisbury, N.C.

Location: Johnson Tennis Center   |   Salisbury, N.C.
Results: Box Score   |   Results


  • Catawba took the doubles point after winning two of the three doubles matches to take the 1-0 lead into the singles round.
  • Lina Maria Alarcon and Arianna Orozco won their doubles match 7-6 following a tiebreaker that they won 7-4.
  • The Indians took all of the singles matches despite singles No. 1 and No. 4 going three sets.
  • Ece Yuksel fought hard in the No. 1 singles match winning the first set 6-3, but dropped the next two, 3-6, 8-10.
  • Deike Schipper also winning one set, 6-4, but dropping the first and third sets 2-6, 1-6.


Mount Olive returns to action on Saturday, March 23, when they host Conference Carolinas foe in the Valkyries of Converse College. The Valkyries and Trojans face off for a first serve at 11 a.m. at the John Neal Walker Tennis Center in Mount Olive, N.C. UMO will follow with a second conference match on Sunday, March 24, when they host the Saints of Limestone College at 1 p.m.