McDaniel notches first win of season with 6-3 victory over Penn State-Harrisburg
HARRISBURG, Pa. – Sara Yost (Westminster, Md./Francis Scott Key) dropped just three games in a 2-0 day to lead McDaniel to a 6-3 victory over Penn State-Harrisburg in non-conference women's tennis action on Friday.
The Green Terror (1-7) recorded wins in all five contested singles match to overcome a 2-1 deficit after doubles.
Kelly Jackson and Maddi Kuzo led the Lions (1-5) with an 8-4 win at No. 1 doubles.
Yost partnered with Devan Hamric (Westminster, Md./Winters Mill) for an 8-1 victory at second doubles.
Yost won her third singles match 6-1, 6-1 while Hamric was also a straight-set victor, taking No. 2 singles, 6-3, 6-2.
Brittany Starlings (Mt. Airy, Md./Linganore) rounded out the winners with a 6-3, 6-1 victory in the top singles slot.
McDaniel returns to action at Haverford on Saturday. Match time is 12 p.m.
McDaniel 6, Penn State-Harrisburg 3
1. Kelly Jackson/Maddi Kuzo (H) def. Brittany Starlings/Carissa Grove 8-4;
2. Devan Hamric/Sara Yost (M) def. Meghin Moore/Carla Martin 8-1;
3. Jackie Gyger/Ale Portillo (H) won by default.
1. Starlings (M) def Jackson 6-3, 6-1;
2. Hamric (M) def Kuzo 6-3, 6-2;
3. Yost (M) def Moore 6-1, 6-1;
4. Grove (M) def. Martin 6-0, 6-0;
5. Elise Un-O'Meara (M) def Gyger 6-1, 6-0;
6. Portillo (H) won by default.