Gettysburg shoots down McDaniel

Gettysburg shoots down McDaniel

Bullets drop five games in all

GETTYSBURG, Pa. – Meghan Kelly and Laura Habecker did not lose a game in a pair of wins to lead Gettysburg to a 9-0 win over McDaniel in Centennial Conference (CC) women’s tennis action on Thursday.

Kelly teamed with Katie Taylor for an 8-0 win at first doubles while Habecker partnered with Liz Heisler for an 8-0 win at No. 3 doubles to key a sweep of doubles for the Bullets (7-3, 1-2 CC), who won the five contested singles matches in straight sets.

Jamie Latham (Bethlehem, Pa./Saucon Valley) was the lone player for the Green Terror (1-7, 0-5 CC) to take a game in singles competition, falling at first singles to Taylor, 6-4, 6-0.

McDaniel returns to action at Stevenson on Friday. Match time is 3 p.m.

Gettysburg 9, McDaniel 0

1. Meghan Kelly/Katie Taylor (G) def. Brittany Starlings/Kristina Shavirov 8-0;
2. Kelly Eurich/Lydia MacKenzie (G) def. Jamie Latham/Sara Yost 8-1;
3. Laura Habecker/Liz Heisler (G) def. Jessica Gelber/Becky Putnam 8-0.

1. Taylor (G) def. Latham 6-4, 6-0;
2. Eurich (G) def. Yost 6-0, 6-0;
3. Kylle O'Sullivan (G) def. Shavirov 6-0, 6-0;
4. MacKenzie (G) won by default;
5. Kelly (G) def. Gelber 6-0, 6-0;
6. Habecker (G) def. Putnam 6-0, 6-0.